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Pyramid Mining District, Washoe Co., Nevada, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude:
40° North , 119° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~170km
Locality type:


Mullen Pass area 30 miles north of Reno.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

82 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Bull 70 Geology and Mineral Resources of Washoe and Storey Counties, Nevada
Bariopharmacosiderite
Formula: Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chalcophyllite
Formula: Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: NBMG Bull 70 Geology and Mineral Resources of Washoe and Storey Counties, Nevada
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Clinoclase
Formula: Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: NBMG Bull 70 Geology and Mineral Resources of Washoe and Storey Counties, Nevada
Cornwallite
Formula: Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Cyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Freibergite
Formula: (Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: NBMG Bull 70 Geology and Mineral Resources of Washoe and Storey Counties, Nevada
'Gummite' ?
Reference: NBMG Bull 70 Geology and Mineral Resources of Washoe and Storey Counties, Nevada
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Bull 70 Geology and Mineral Resources of Washoe and Storey Counties, Nevada
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Luzonite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Bull 70 Geology and Mineral Resources of Washoe and Storey Counties, Nevada
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Neyite
Formula: Ag2Cu6Pb25Bi26S68
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Parnauite
Formula: Cu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Phosphuranylite
Formula: (H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Richelsdorfite
Formula: Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Roquesite
Formula: CuInS2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Sabugalite
Formula: HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Strashimirite
Formula: Cu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Torbernite ?
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: NBMG Bull 70 Geology and Mineral Resources of Washoe and Storey Counties, Nevada
Tsumebite ?
Formula: Pb2Cu(PO4)(SO4)(OH)
Tyrolite
Formula: Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Uraninite var: Pitchblende ?
Formula: UO2
Reference: NBMG Bull 70 Geology and Mineral Resources of Washoe and Storey Counties, Nevada
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uranospinite
Formula: Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
'Wad'
Weeksite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Freibergite2.GB.05(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Luzonite2.KA.10Cu3AsS4
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Neyite2.JB.25iAg2Cu6Pb25Bi26S68
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Roquesite2.CB.10aCuInS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Diaspore4.FD.10AlO(OH)
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hollandite4.DK.05aBa(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
var: Pitchblende ?4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Alunogen7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Cyanotrichite7.DE.10Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite7.CB.25MgSO4 · 6H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Bariopharmacosiderite8.DK.10Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Chalcophyllite8.DF.30Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Clinoclase8.BE.20Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
Conichalcite8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cornwallite8.BD.05Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Meta-autunite8.EB.10Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Olivenite8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Parnauite8.DF.35Cu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Phosphuranylite8.EC.10(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Richelsdorfite8.DK.Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Sabugalite8.EB.55HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Strashimirite8.DC.12Cu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
Torbernite ?8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Tsumebite ?8.BG.05Pb2Cu(PO4)(SO4)(OH)
Tyrolite8.DM.10Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Uranospinite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Weeksite9.AK.30K2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Gummite' ?-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Roquesite2.9.1.4CuInS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Luzonite3.2.2.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
2.5 < ø < 3
Neyite3.5.1.1Ag2Cu6Pb25Bi26S68
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Hollandite7.9.1.1Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite29.6.8.1MgSO4 · 6H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)6(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Cyanotrichite31.2.1.1Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Meta-autunite40.2a.1.2Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Sabugalite40.2a.24.1HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Torbernite ?40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Uranospinite40.2a.2.1Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)Zq
Clinoclase41.3.1.1Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Cornwallite41.4.2.2Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Conichalcite41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Olivenite41.6.6.1Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Phosphuranylite42.4.8.1(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Tyrolite42.4.3.1Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
A2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Strashimirite42.6.5.1Cu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Richelsdorfite42.7.15.1Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Bariopharmacosiderite42.8.1a.3Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Tsumebite ?43.4.2.1Pb2Cu(PO4)(SO4)(OH)
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Chalcophyllite43.5.14.1Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Parnauite43.5.13.1Cu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Weeksite53.3.2.1K2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Gummite' ?-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende ?
-UO2
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
H ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
H StrashimiriteCu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
H CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H SabugaliteHAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
H Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
H OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
H ParnauiteCu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H ClinoclaseCu3(AsO4)(OH)3
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H DiasporeAlO(OH)
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
H Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
H WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
H TsumebitePb2Cu(PO4)(SO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
OOxygen
O RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
O ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
O CristobaliteSiO2
O StrashimiriteCu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
O CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O UraniniteUO2
O SabugaliteHAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
O Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
O OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
O ParnauiteCu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CassiteriteSnO2
O CerussitePbCO3
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O ClinoclaseCu3(AsO4)(OH)3
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O CupriteCu2O
O DiasporeAlO(OH)
O RutileTiO2
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
O HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
O WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
O TsumebitePb2Cu(PO4)(SO4)(OH)
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Al CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SabugaliteHAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al DiasporeAlO(OH)
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P SabugaliteHAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
P Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
P Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
P TsumebitePb2Cu(PO4)(SO4)(OH)
SSulfur
S ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
S CovelliteCuS
S CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S BaryteBaSO4
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S ParnauiteCu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S AcanthiteAg2S
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S AnglesitePbSO4
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S ChalcociteCu2S
S LuzoniteCu3AsS4
S Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
S RoquesiteCuInS2
S HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S NeyiteAg2Cu6Pb25Bi26S68
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S SulphurS8
S TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
S TsumebitePb2Cu(PO4)(SO4)(OH)
ClChlorine
Cl RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
K WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Ca Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Ca Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
MnManganese
Mn HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
CuCopper
Cu RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Cu ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu StrashimiriteCu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
Cu CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu CopperCu
Cu OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
Cu ParnauiteCu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ClinoclaseCu3(AsO4)(OH)3
Cu ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu LuzoniteCu3AsS4
Cu Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Cu RoquesiteCuInS2
Cu NeyiteAg2Cu6Pb25Bi26S68
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Cu TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu TsumebitePb2Cu(PO4)(SO4)(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
AsArsenic
As RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
As ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
As StrashimiriteCu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
As BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
As OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
As ParnauiteCu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ClinoclaseCu3(AsO4)(OH)3
As ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
As LuzoniteCu3AsS4
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
As TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag NeyiteAg2Cu6Pb25Bi26S68
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
InIndium
In RoquesiteCuInS2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
SbAntimony
Sb RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Sb Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
TeTellurium
Te HessiteAg2Te
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Ba HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb NeyiteAg2Cu6Pb25Bi26S68
Pb TsumebitePb2Cu(PO4)(SO4)(OH)
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi NeyiteAg2Cu6Pb25Bi26S68
UUranium
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U SabugaliteHAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
U Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
U Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
U Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2

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