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Cassia Co., Idaho, USAi
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Cassia Co.County
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Burley10,436 (2017)
Oakley790 (2017)
Declo353 (2017)
Albion273 (2017)
Malta198 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
Comté de Cassia, Idaho, États-Unis
German:
Cassia County, Idaho, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
Contea di Cassia, Idaho, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Кассия, Айдахо, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
喀細亞縣, 爱达荷州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Cassia, Idaho, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Cassia County, Idaho, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة كاسيا, أيداهو, الولايات المتحدة
Armenian:
Քասիա շրջան, Այդահո, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Basque:
Cassia konderria, Idaho
Bavarian:
Cassia County, Idaho, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
কাস্সিয়া কাউন্টি, আইডাহো, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Каша, Айдахо, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Cassia County, Idaho
Danish:
Cassia County, Idaho, USA
Dutch:
Cassia County, Idaho, Verenigde Staten
Hungarian:
Cassia megye, Idaho, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Japanese:
カシア郡, アイダホ州, アメリカ合衆国
Low Saxon/Low German:
Cassia County, Idaho, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Cassia Gông, Idaho
Norwegian:
Cassia County, Idaho, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Cassia, Idaho, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Cassia, Idaho, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Cassia, Idaho, Statele Unite ale Americii
Serbian:
Округ Каша, Ајдахо, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Cassia County, Idaho, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Cassia County, Idaho, USA
Ukrainian:
Кассія, Айдахо, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
کاسیا کاؤنٹی، ایڈاہو, ایڈاہو, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Cassia, Idaho, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Cassia, Idaho, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
کاسیا کاؤنٹی، اڈاہو, اڈاہو, امریکہ


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'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Calamine'
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
'Clays'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Daubréelite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Description: As parallel lamellae normally constituting ~10% of troilite nodules
Reference: Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Merrill, G. P. (1927). A Recently Found Iron Meteorite From Oakley, Idaho. : Proc. U. S. Natl. Mus. 71 (2692): 1-3, +2 plates.; Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Merrill, G. P. (1927). A Recently Found Iron Meteorite From Oakley, Idaho. : Proc. U. S. Natl. Mus. 71 (2692): 1-3, +2 plates.; Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Iron var: Martensite
Formula: Fe
Description: Frequently found in the larger taenite ribbons
Reference: Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Plessite'
Reference: Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Description: As grain boundary precipitates rimming troilite and as occasional, often brecciated crystals
Reference: Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Merrill, G. P. (1927). A Recently Found Iron Meteorite From Oakley, Idaho. : Proc. U. S. Natl. Mus. 71 (2692): 1-3, +2 plates.; Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Description: As irregular nodules. Monocrystalline, but twinned due to plastic deformation.
Reference: Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
var: Martensite1.AE.05Fe
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Daubréelite2.DA.05Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Calamine'-
'Clays'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Plessite'-

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
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Daubréelite2.10.1.11Fe2+Cr3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
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
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
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
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
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 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
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
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Calamine'-
'Clays'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
Iron-Fe
var: Martensite-Fe
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Plessite'-
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
CCarbon
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CalciteCaCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O AnglesitePbSO4
O HematiteFe2O3
MgMagnesium
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
SSulfur
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S BaryteBaSO4
S CinnabarHgS
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S RealgarAs4S4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S AnglesitePbSO4
S DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
S TroiliteFeS
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
CrChromium
Cr DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
FeIron
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
Fe Iron (var: Martensite)Fe
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IronFe
NiNickel
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
CuCopper
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu CopperCu
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As RealgarAs4S4
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

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GeoNames ID:5588204

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