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Buick Mine (Amax Buick Mine; Moloc Mine), Bixby, Viburnum Trend District, Iron Co., Missouri, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° 36' 15'' North , 91° 7' 19'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 37.60430,-91.12203
GeoHash:G#: 9yxjymwuy
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


A lead-zinc mine formerly owned by Homestake Mining Co. and operated by AMAX Lead Co. Produced 1,360,000 tons of ore in 1984 @ 8.1% Pb & 1.8% Zn. Currently (2009) the mine is owned by the Doe Run Corporation.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


22 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anilite
Formula: Cu7S4
Reference: R&M 73:2 pp 98-117
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Rocks & Min.:64:23,25-26.
Bieberite ?
Formula: CoSO4 · 7H2O
Description: Id based on dealers label. Not confirmed
Reference: Kevin Conroy Collection
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: R&M 73:2 pp 98-117; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: R&M 73:2 pp 98-117; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: R&M 73:2 pp 98-117; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: R&M 73:2 pp 98-117
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1875-1910
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey,2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S Geological Survey,Reston,Virginia
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Lapis 17(1), 15-23 (1992)
Polydymite
Formula: Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Lapis 17(1), 15-23 (1992); U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min.:64:23,25-26.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Rocks & Min.:64:23,25-26.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lapis 17(1), 15-23 (1992); U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Siegenite
Formula: CoNi2S4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol (1992) 87:1897-1905
Vaesite
Formula: NiS2
Reference: R&M 73:2 pp 98-117
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: R&M 73:2 pp 98-117

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Anilite'2.BA.10Cu7S4
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Linnaeite'2.DA.05Co2+Co3+2S4
'Marcasite'2.EB.10aFeS2
'Millerite'2.CC.20NiS
'Polydymite'2.DA.05Ni2+Ni3+2S4
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
'Siegenite'2.DA.05CoNi2S4
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
'Vaesite'2.EB.05aNiS2
'Wurtzite'2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Bieberite' ?7.CB.35CoSO4 · 7H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Erythrite'8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Dickite'9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Kaolinite'9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Anilite2.4.7.5Cu7S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Linnaeite2.10.1.1Co2+Co3+2S4
Polydymite2.10.1.7Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Siegenite2.10.1.6CoNi2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Vaesite2.12.1.2NiS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Bieberite ?29.6.10.4CoSO4 · 7H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BieberiteCoSO4 · 7H2O
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O BieberiteCoSO4 · 7H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O QuartzSiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S AniliteCu7S4
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BieberiteCoSO4 · 7H2O
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MilleriteNiS
S PolydymiteNi2+Ni23+S4
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SiegeniteCoNi2S4
S SphaleriteZnS
S VaesiteNiS2
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
CoCobalt
Co BieberiteCoSO4 · 7H2O
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
Co SiegeniteCoNi2S4
NiNickel
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni PolydymiteNi2+Ni23+S4
Ni SiegeniteCoNi2S4
Ni VaesiteNiS2
CuCopper
Cu AniliteCu7S4
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Rocks & Minerals: 64: 23, 25-26
- Mining Annual review (1985): 326
- Min. Yearbook (1988)-Zinc: 9.
- Econ Geol (1988) 83:140-152
- The Mineralogical Record: 15: 37-39
- American Mineral Treasures (Lithographie, LLC; 2008); pages 66-73.


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