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Almerindo mine, Linópolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 18° South , 41° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~11km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet
Name(s) in local language(s):Lavra do Almerindo


Underground mine.
Aimorés pegmatite district, Eastern Brazilian pegmatite province.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Tony Nikischer
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Mineralogical Record 24: 384-385
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Sergio Varvello collection
Bearsite
Formula: Be2(AsO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Reference: Sergio Varvello collection
Bendadaite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: U. Kolitsch, D. Atencio, N. V. Chukanov, N. V. Zubkova, L. A. D. Menezes Filho, J. M. V. Coutinho, W. D. Birch, J. Schlüter, D. Pohl, A. R. Kampf, I. M. Steele, G. Favreau, L. Nasdala, S. Möckel, G. Giester and D. Yu. Pushcharovsky (2010): Bendadaite, a new iron arsenate mineral of the arthurite group. Mineralogical Magazine 74, 469-486.
Beryllonite
Formula: NaBePO4
Habit: tabular, etched crystals to 3cm
Reference: Mineralogical Record: 24: 384-385.; http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/beryllonite.pdf
Brazilianite
Formula: NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: No reference listed
Eosphorite
Formula: Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Description: Blades to "forearm" length
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:249
Ernstite ?
Formula: (Mn2+,Fe3+)Al(PO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:249
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Ricardo Scholz photo and specimen
Karibibite
Formula: Fe3+3(As3+O2)4(As3+2O5)(OH)
Reference: Sergio Varvello collection
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Mineralogical Record 24: 384-385
Moraesite
Formula: Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Reference: Mineralogical Record 24: 384-385
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Tony Nikischer
Parasymplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Sergio Varvello collection
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Sergio Varvello collection
Phosphuranylite
Formula: (H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Reference: Tony Nikischer
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Tony Nikischer
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Tony Nikischer
Saléeite
Formula: Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Reference: Tony Nikischer
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Sergio Varvello collection
Studtite
Formula: [(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Reference: Tony Nikischer
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: Johan Kjellman + Demineralia

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Karibibite4.JA.15Fe3+3(As3+O2)4(As3+2O5)(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Studtite4.GA.15[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Bearsite'8.DA.05Be2(AsO4)(OH) · 4H2O
'Bendadaite'8.DC.15Fe2+Fe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
'Beryllonite'8.AA.10NaBePO4
'Brazilianite'8.BK.05NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Eosphorite8.DD.20Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Ernstite ?8.DD.20(Mn2+,Fe3+)Al(PO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Moraesite8.DA.05Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Parasymplesite8.CE.40Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Phosphuranylite8.EC.10(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Saléeite8.EB.05Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Tantalite-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO4·xH2O
Studtite5.3.1.1[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB4X9
Karibibite7.10.2.1Fe3+3(As3+O2)4(As3+2O5)(OH)
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Beryllonite38.1.5.1NaBePO4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Saléeite40.2a.11.1Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Parasymplesite40.3.6.6Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Brazilianite41.5.7.1NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
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
A2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Bearsite42.6.1.2Be2(AsO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Moraesite42.6.1.1Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Eosphorite42.7.1.2Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Ernstite ?42.7.1.3(Mn2+,Fe3+)Al(PO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Bendadaite42.11.20.6Fe2+Fe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
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)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
var: Cleavelandite-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BearsiteBe2(AsO4)(OH) · 4H2O
H BendadaiteFe2+Fe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
H BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
H EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
H Ernstite(Mn2+,Fe3+)Al(PO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
H KaribibiteFe33+(As3+O2)4(As23+O5)(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
H SaléeiteMg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H Studtite[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
BeBeryllium
Be BearsiteBe2(AsO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Be BerylloniteNaBePO4
Be MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O BaryteBaSO4
O BearsiteBe2(AsO4)(OH) · 4H2O
O BendadaiteFe2+Fe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
O BerylloniteNaBePO4
O BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
O Ernstite(Mn2+,Fe3+)Al(PO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O KaribibiteFe33+(As3+O2)4(As23+O5)(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O SaléeiteMg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Studtite[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
O Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na BerylloniteNaBePO4
Na BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg SaléeiteMg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Al Ernstite(Mn2+,Fe3+)Al(PO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
PPhosphorus
P BerylloniteNaBePO4
P BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
P EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
P Ernstite(Mn2+,Fe3+)Al(PO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
P Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
P SaléeiteMg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
K Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
CaCalcium
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
MnManganese
Mn EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Mn Ernstite(Mn2+,Fe3+)Al(PO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
Mn Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
FeIron
Fe BendadaiteFe2+Fe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Fe Ernstite(Mn2+,Fe3+)Al(PO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
Fe KaribibiteFe33+(As3+O2)4(As23+O5)(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
AsArsenic
As BearsiteBe2(AsO4)(OH) · 4H2O
As BendadaiteFe2+Fe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
As KaribibiteFe33+(As3+O2)4(As23+O5)(OH)
As ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
NbNiobium
Nb Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
TaTantalum
Ta Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
UUranium
U Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
U SaléeiteMg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
U Studtite[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O

References

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Robinson, G.W. and King, V.T. (1993) What's new in minerals? Annual world summary of mineral discoveries covering April 1992 through April 1993. Brazil. Mineralogical Record: 24: 384-385.

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