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Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 0' 0'' North , 112° 31' 59'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.00000,-112.53333
GeoHash:G#: c2pvxnp9r
Locality type:Mining District
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


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Localities:
Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Guidebook for the Butte Field Meeting of the Society Of Economic Geologists, 1973
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Uralite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Guidebook for the Butte Field Meeting of the Society Of Economic Geologists, 1973
'Andorite'
Formula: AgPbSb3S6
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
'Apatite'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Beraunite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana mineral locality index. Rocks & Minerals, 87, #3, 208-240.
Betekhtinite
Formula: (Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
'Biotite'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Böhmite
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Boothite
Formula: CuSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 55 localities in this region.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Reference: The mineralogy of the butte district, Montana By John M. Guilbert and Lester G. Zeihen
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Reference: Dana, E.S. (1892) System of Mineralogy, 6th. Edition, New York: Appendix 2: 23,26.
Canfieldite
Formula: Ag8SnS6
Reference: Van King
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 16:242; USGS Bull. #624: 180.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
'Chabazite'
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed.
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 70 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 63 localities in this region.
Chalcosiderite
Formula: CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Chamosite var: Thuringite
Formula: (Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
'Chlorite Group'
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Colusite (TL)
Formula: Cu13VAs3S16
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Description: The East Colusa Mine is important as being the locality of the only type species found at Butte.
Reference: Can Min 19 (1981), 423; Roberts et al., "Encyclopedia of Minerals". Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. 1974; Dana 7:I:387.
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Copper
Formula: Cu
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Coquimbite
Formula: Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Cornwallite
Formula: Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Berg, R.B. 2007 "Sapphires in the Butte-Deer Lodge Area, Montana" Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology, Bull. 134
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Berg, R.B. 2007 "Sapphires in the Butte-Deer Lodge Area, Montana" Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology, Bull. 134
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 30 localities in this region.
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Weed, W. H. Geology and Ore Deposits of the Butte District, Montana; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Danburite
Formula: CaB2Si2O8
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (Nov-Dec. 2003)
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: van Laer, in preparation
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Chris Gammons and Ryan Stevenson (2015) Silver Mineralogy of the Butte Mines. 2015 Mining and Mineral Symposium, Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology p50; Gammons, C. H., Szarkowski, J., & Stevenson, R. (2016) New investigations of the mineralogy of silver in the world-class porphyry-lode deposits of Butte, MT. Mining engineering Magazine website
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Localities: Reported from at least 58 localities in this region.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed.
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Reference: "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Furutobeite
Formula: (Cu,Ag)6PbS4
Reference: Gammons, C. H., Szarkowski, J., & Stevenson, R. (2016) New investigations of the mineralogy of silver in the world-class porphyry-lode deposits of Butte, MT. Mining engineering Magazine website
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 54 localities in this region.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 44 localities in this region.
Goldfieldite
Formula: Cu10Te4S13
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed.
Hinsdalite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
'Hornblende'
Hübnerite
Formula: MnWO4
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Jalpaite
Formula: Ag3CuS2
Reference: Gammons, C. H., Szarkowski, J., & Stevenson, R. (2016) New investigations of the mineralogy of silver in the world-class porphyry-lode deposits of Butte, MT. Mining engineering Magazine website
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Gammons, C. H., Szarkowski, J., & Stevenson, R. (2016) New investigations of the mineralogy of silver in the world-class porphyry-lode deposits of Butte, MT. Mining engineering Magazine website
Larosite
Formula: (Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
Reference: Gammons, C. H., Szarkowski, J., & Stevenson, R. (2016) New investigations of the mineralogy of silver in the world-class porphyry-lode deposits of Butte, MT. Mining engineering Magazine website
Libethenite
Formula: Cu2(PO4)(OH)
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 555; Rocks & Minerals 81: 208-213.
Luzonite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Mawsonite
Formula: Cu6Fe2SnS8
Reference: Gammons, C. H., Szarkowski, J., & Stevenson, R. (2016) New investigations of the mineralogy of silver in the world-class porphyry-lode deposits of Butte, MT. Mining engineering Magazine website
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 502; The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Melanterite var: Cuprian Melanterite
Formula: (Fe,Cu)SO4 · 7H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Natrojarosite ?
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
'Psilomelane'
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 115 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 123 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: van Laer, in preparation
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: van Laer, in preparation
Ramsdellite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: The mineralogy of the butte district, Montana By John M. Guilbert and Lester G. Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 67 localities in this region.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 38 localities in this region.
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Römerite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Seligmannite
Formula: PbCuAsS3
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: The mineralogy of the butte district, Montana By John M. Guilbert and Lester G. Zeihen
Siderite var: Manganoan Siderite
Formula: (Fe,Mn)CO3
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 90 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Cleiophane
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Rob Lavinsky (ex. Richard Haas and Robert Whitmore specimen)
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed.
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Szomolnokite
Formula: FeSO4 · H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Localities: Reported from at least 38 localities in this region.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: van Laer, in preparation
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Turquoise
Formula: Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen; "Butte, Montana, Minerals, Mines and History", The Mineralogical Record, Vol 33, No. 1, Jan-Feb, 2002
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
Voltaite
Formula: K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
'Wad'
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Wittichenite
Formula: Cu3BiS3
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 16:247.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed.
Zoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen
Zunyite
Formula: Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Reference: The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Aikinite2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
Alabandite2.CD.10MnS
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Betekhtinite2.BE.05(Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Canfieldite2.BA.70Ag8SnS6
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Colusite (TL)2.CB.30Cu13VAs3S16
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Djurleite2.BA.05Cu31S16
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Furutobeite2.BE.10(Cu,Ag)6PbS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Goldfieldite2.GB.05Cu10Te4S13
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Jalpaite2.BA.45Ag3CuS2
Larosite2.LB.35(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
Luzonite2.KA.10Cu3AsS4
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Mawsonite2.CB.20Cu6Fe2SnS8
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pearceite2.GB.15[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Seligmannite2.GA.50PbCuAsS3
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Cleiophane2.CB.05aZnS
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Wittichenite2.GA.20Cu3BiS3
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
Böhmite4.FE.15AlO(OH)
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Sapphire4.CB.05Al2O3
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hübnerite4.DB.30MnWO4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Ramsdellite4.DB.15aMn4+O2
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Manganoan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Mn)CO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
var: Manganoan Siderite5.AB.05(Fe,Mn)CO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Antlerite7.BB.15Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Boothite7.CB.35CuSO4 · 7H2O
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Caledonite7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Coquimbite7.CB.55Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Ferrimolybdite7.GB.30Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Goslarite7.CB.40ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
var: Cuprian Melanterite7.CB.35(Fe,Cu)SO4 · 7H2O
Natrojarosite ?7.BC.10NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Römerite7.CB.75Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Szomolnokite7.CB.05FeSO4 · H2O
Voltaite7.CC.25K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Beraunite8.DC.27Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Chalcosiderite8.DD.15CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Cornwallite8.BD.05Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Hinsdalite8.BL.05PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Libethenite8.BB.30Cu2(PO4)(OH)
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Turquoise8.DD.15Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
var: Thuringite9.EC.55(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Danburite9.FA.65CaB2Si2O8
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Helvine9.FB.10Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
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
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Palygorskite9.EE.20(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Sanidine9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Sepiolite9.EE.25Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zunyite9.BJ.55Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
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'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Uralite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Andorite'-AgPbSb3S6
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Hornblende'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wad'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Djurleite2.4.7.2Cu31S16
Jalpaite2.4.4.1Ag3CuS2
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Canfieldite2.5.6.2Ag8SnS6
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
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
Mawsonite2.9.3.1Cu6Fe2SnS8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Miscellaneous
Betekhtinite2.16.8.1(Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
Furutobeite2.16.12.1(Cu,Ag)6PbS4
Larosite2.16.9.1(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Colusite (TL)3.1.1.1Cu13VAs3S16
Pearceite3.1.8.1[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Luzonite3.2.2.1Cu3AsS4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
3 <ø < 4
Goldfieldite3.3.6.6Cu10Te4S13
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Aikinite3.4.5.1PbCuBiS3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Seligmannite3.4.3.1PbCuAsS3
Wittichenite3.4.8.1Cu3BiS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Ramsdellite4.4.7.1Mn4+O2
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)
Böhmite6.1.2.1AlO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB8X16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Romanèchite7.9.2.1(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Boothite29.6.10.2CuSO4 · 7H2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Goslarite29.6.11.2ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Szomolnokite29.6.2.2FeSO4 · H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Römerite29.7.2.1Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Coquimbite29.8.3.1Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Miscellaneous
Voltaite29.9.1.1K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Antlerite30.1.12.1Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
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
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Anhydrous Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Caledonite32.3.2.1Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Cornwallite41.4.2.2Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
A2(XO4)Zq
Libethenite41.6.6.2Cu2(PO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Chalcosiderite42.9.3.4CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Turquoise42.9.3.1Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Beraunite42.11.16.1Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Hinsdalite43.4.1.5PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Hübnerite48.1.1.1MnWO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 49 - HYDRATED MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Hydrated Normal Molybdates and Tungstates
Ferrimolybdite49.2.1.1Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with[Si2O7] with borate groups
Danburite56.3.1.1CaB2Si2O8
Group 57 - SOROSILICATES Si3O10 Groups and Larger Noncyclic Groups
Insular Si3O10 and Larger Noncyclic Groups with [Si5O16] groups
Zunyite57.3.1.1Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
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
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Chamosite71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Palygorskite74.3.1a.1(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Sepiolite74.3.1b.1Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Sanidine76.1.1.2K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Helvine76.2.4.1Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
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Albite
var: Oligoclase
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Uralite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Andorite'-AgPbSb3S6
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
Calcite
var: Manganoan Calcite
-(Ca,Mn)CO3
'Chabazite'-
Chamosite
var: Thuringite
-(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
'Chlorite Group'-
Corundum
var: Sapphire
-Al2O3
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Hornblende'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Melanterite
var: Cuprian Melanterite
-(Fe,Cu)SO4 · 7H2O
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrojarosite ?-NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Psilomelane'-
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
Siderite
var: Manganoan Siderite
-(Fe,Mn)CO3
Sphalerite
var: Cleiophane
-ZnS
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wad'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
H GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H BöhmiteAlO(OH)
H ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H Melanterite (var: Cuprian Melanterite)(Fe,Cu)SO4 · 7H2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
H SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
H RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
H CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
H Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
H BoothiteCuSO4 · 7H2O
H Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
LiLithium
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
C CerussitePbCO3
C Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C Siderite (var: Manganoan Siderite)(Fe,Mn)CO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
O CerussitePbCO3
O GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
O RamsdelliteMn4+O2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
O SideriteFeCO3
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O BöhmiteAlO(OH)
O ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
O Melanterite (var: Cuprian Melanterite)(Fe,Cu)SO4 · 7H2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O AnataseTiO2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O RutileTiO2
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O FerberiteFeWO4
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
O HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O HübneriteMnWO4
O TenoriteCuO
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O CupriteCu2O
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O Siderite (var: Manganoan Siderite)(Fe,Mn)CO3
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O UraniniteUO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
O RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
O CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O CorundumAl2O3
O Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
O FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
O Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BoothiteCuSO4 · 7H2O
O Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
F Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
MgMagnesium
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Mg Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
AlAluminium
Al HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al BöhmiteAlO(OH)
Al TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Al VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Si HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
PPhosphorus
P HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
P TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
P LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
SSulfur
S ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
S DigeniteCu9S5
S ChalcociteCu2S
S PyriteFeS2
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S Betekhtinite(Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
S BaryteBaSO4
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S SphaleriteZnS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
S GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S GalenaPbS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S Melanterite (var: Cuprian Melanterite)(Fe,Cu)SO4 · 7H2O
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S AlabanditeMnS
S GreenockiteCdS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S AndoriteAgPbSb3S6
S SeligmannitePbCuAsS3
S AnglesitePbSO4
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S DjurleiteCu31S16
S WitticheniteCu3BiS3
S StromeyeriteAgCuS
S LuzoniteCu3AsS4
S AikinitePbCuBiS3
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
S RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
S CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S GoldfielditeCu10Te4S13
S Sphalerite (var: Cleiophane)ZnS
S BoothiteCuSO4 · 7H2O
S CanfielditeAg8SnS6
S Furutobeite(Cu,Ag)6PbS4
S Larosite(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
S MawsoniteCu6Fe2SnS8
S JalpaiteAg3CuS2
S NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Cl Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
VVanadium
V ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn RamsdelliteMn4+O2
Mn Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
Mn AlabanditeMnS
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Mn HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Mn HübneriteMnWO4
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn Siderite (var: Manganoan Siderite)(Fe,Mn)CO3
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe Betekhtinite(Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Fe TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Fe Melanterite (var: Cuprian Melanterite)(Fe,Cu)SO4 · 7H2O
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Siderite (var: Manganoan Siderite)(Fe,Mn)CO3
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
Fe RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Fe CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
Fe FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Fe Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Fe MawsoniteCu6Fe2SnS8
Fe NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu Betekhtinite(Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Cu TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Cu LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
Cu CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Cu PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu Melanterite (var: Cuprian Melanterite)(Fe,Cu)SO4 · 7H2O
Cu SeligmannitePbCuAsS3
Cu CopperCu
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu DjurleiteCu31S16
Cu WitticheniteCu3BiS3
Cu StromeyeriteAgCuS
Cu LuzoniteCu3AsS4
Cu AikinitePbCuBiS3
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
Cu GoldfielditeCu10Te4S13
Cu BoothiteCuSO4 · 7H2O
Cu Furutobeite(Cu,Ag)6PbS4
Cu Larosite(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
Cu MawsoniteCu6Fe2SnS8
Cu JalpaiteAg3CuS2
ZnZinc
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn Sphalerite (var: Cleiophane)ZnS
AsArsenic
As ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
As ArsenoliteAs2O3
As SeligmannitePbCuAsS3
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As LuzoniteCu3AsS4
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Mo FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag AndoriteAgPbSb3S6
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag StromeyeriteAgCuS
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag CanfielditeAg8SnS6
Ag Furutobeite(Cu,Ag)6PbS4
Ag Larosite(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
Ag JalpaiteAg3CuS2
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn CanfielditeAg8SnS6
Sn MawsoniteCu6Fe2SnS8
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb AndoriteAgPbSb3S6
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
TeTellurium
Te GoldfielditeCu10Te4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W HübneriteMnWO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
PbLead
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb Betekhtinite(Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
Pb CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AndoriteAgPbSb3S6
Pb SeligmannitePbCuAsS3
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb AikinitePbCuBiS3
Pb Furutobeite(Cu,Ag)6PbS4
Pb Larosite(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
BiBismuth
Bi WitticheniteCu3BiS3
Bi AikinitePbCuBiS3
Bi Larosite(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
UUranium
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U UraniniteUO2

References

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Weed, W.H. (1912) Geology and Ore Deposits of the Butte District, Montana. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 74.
Guilbert, J. and Zeihen, L.G. (1964) The Mineralogy of the Butte District, Montana. Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 268.
Jenkins II, Robert E. and Lorengo, Jerry A. (2002) Butte, Montana - Minerals, Mines and History. The Mineralogical Record, 33(1), 5-69.
Mercer, C.N. and Reed, M.H. (2013) Porphyry Cu-Mo Stockwork Formation by Dynamic, Transient Hydrothermal Pulses: Mineralogic Insights from the Deposit at Butte, Montana. Economic Geology, 108, 1347-1377.
Mercer, C.N., Reed, M.H., and Mercer, C.M. (2015) Time scales of porphyry Cu deposit formation: insights from titanium diffusion in quartz. Economic Geology, 110, 587-602.

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