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Name(s) in local language(s):Ouro Preto (Vila Rica de Albuquerque; Vila Rica; "Villa Rica")
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Largest Settlements:
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Ouro Preto63,678 (2012)
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Vila Rica de Albuquerque was renamed to Ouro Preto in 1823.

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45 valid minerals. 5 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Van King
'Anthosiderite'
Reference: Hausmann, J. Fr. L. and Wöhler, F. (1841): Ueber den Anthosiderit, eine neue Mineral-Species aus Brasilien. Journal für Praktische Chemie. 22, 412–415
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Ricardo Scholz information
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Ricardo Scholz information
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Ricardo Scholz information
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: USGS Professional Paper 341B
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Ricardo Scholz information
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: USGS Professional Paper 341B
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
'Clays'
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 168-370.
Derbylite (TL)
Formula: Fe3+4Ti3Sb3+O13(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine (1895): 11: 85; Mineralogical Magazine (1897): 11: 176; 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: 1026.; Hussak and Prior (1900) Mineralogical Magazine: 12: 244.
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: USGS Professional Paper 341B
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Ricardo Scholz information
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: USGS Professional Paper 341B
Euclase (TL)
Formula: BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
'Florencite'
Florencite-(Ce)
Formula: CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Fluocerite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La)F3
Reference: Hussak and Prior (1900) Mineralogical Magazine: 12: 244.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Gold
Formula: Au
Gold var: Palladian Gold
Formula: (Au,Pd)
Reference: Varajão, C. A. C., Colin, F., Vieillard, P., Melfi, A. J., & Nahon, D. (2000). Early weathering of palladium gold under lateritic conditions, Maquiné Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Applied Geochemistry, 15(2), 245-263.
Gorceixite (TL)
Formula: BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Type Locality:
Reference: Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte,446 (1982)
Greifensteinite
Formula: Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Reference: No reference listed
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Iron Rose
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Vik Vanrusselt Collection
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hydroxycalcioroméite (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Sb3+)2(Sb5+,Ti)2O6(OH)
Type Locality:
Description: Octahedral crystals of Lewisite recently proved to be a titanian variety of Romèite. Reference needed.
Reference: Hussak and Prior (1900) Mineralogical Magazine: 12: 244.; Palache, C., Berman, H., and Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1022.; Brugger, J., Gieré, R., Graeser, S., and Meisser, N. (1997) The crystal chemistry of roméite. Contributions to Mineralogy & Petrology: 127: 136–146.; Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (1998) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 83: 400-403.; Rouse, R.C., Dunn, P.J., Peacor, D.R., and Wang, L. (1998) Structural studies of the natural antimonian pyrochlores. I. Mixed valency, cation site splitting, and symmetry reduction in lewisite. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 141: 562-569.; Jambor, J.E., Pertsev, N.N., and Roberts, A.C. (1999) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 84: 1195-1198.;
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Ricardo Scholz information
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: No reference listed
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Brugger, J., Gieré, R., Graeser, S., and Meisser, N. (1997): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 127, 136-146.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Muscovite var: Alurgite
Formula: K2(Mg,Al)4-5(Al,Si)8O20(OH)4
Reference: https://www.mindat.org/photo-227365.html
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Vik Vanrusselt collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 168-370.
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 168-370.
Quartz var: Rutilated Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Van King
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
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: 174.
'Roméite Group'
Description: Occurs in manganese ores.
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: 1022.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Van King
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Topaz var: Imperial Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Maria S. Adusumill (1997) Minerals in Brazilian Jewelry: Inherited and Coveted Art and Culture. Berichte der Geologischen Bundesanstalt. ISSN 1017-8880, Band 41, pp 15-22; de Brito Barreto, S., & Bretas Bittar, S. M. (2010). Los depósitos de gemas de Brasil: localización, producción e impacto económico. Boletín de la Sociedad Geológica Mexicana, 62(1), 123-140.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Tripuhyite (TL)
Formula: Fe3+Sb5+O4
Type Locality:
Description: Occurs in cinnabar-bearing gravels.
Reference: Hussak and Prior (1897) Mineralogical Magazine: 11: 302; 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: 1024.
'Wad'
Reference: [MinRec 20:230]
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Hussak and Prior (1900) Mineralogical Magazine: 12: 244.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Brugger, J., Gieré, R., Graeser, S., and Meisser, N. (1997): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 127, 136-146.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
var: Palladian Gold1.AA.05(Au,Pd)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluocerite-(Ce)3.AC.15(Ce,La)F3
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Derbylite (TL)4.JB.55Fe3+4Ti3Sb3+O13(OH)
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hausmannite4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Iron Rose4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rutilated Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
'Roméite Group'4.DH.
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Tripuhyite (TL)4.DB.05Fe3+Sb5+O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Florencite-(Ce)8.BL.13CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Gorceixite (TL)8.BL.10BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Greifensteinite8.DA.10Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Chloritoid9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Euclase (TL)9.AE.10BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Alurgite9.EC.15K2(Mg,Al)4-5(Al,Si)8O20(OH)4
var: Fuchsite9.EC.15K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
var: Imperial Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Anthosiderite'-
'Clays'-
'Florencite'-
Hydroxycalcioroméite (TL)-(Ca,Sb3+)2(Sb5+,Ti)2O6(OH)
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
AX3
Fluocerite-(Ce)9.3.4.1(Ce,La)F3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
AB(XO3)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
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
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
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Florencite-(Ce)41.5.10.2CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
A5(XO4)3Zq
Hydroxylapatite41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Gorceixite (TL)42.7.3.2BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Roméite Group'44.1.1.3
AX2O6
Tripuhyite (TL)44.2.1.3Fe3+Sb5+O4
Group 46 - ANTIMONITES AND ARSENITES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Derbylite (TL)46.2.3.2Fe3+4Ti3Sb3+O13(OH)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
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
Euclase (TL)52.2.1.1BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
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)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
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
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
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
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Anthosiderite'-
'Clays'-
'Florencite'-
Gold
var: Palladian Gold
-(Au,Pd)
Greifensteinite-Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Hematite
var: Iron Rose
-Fe2O3
var: Specularite-Fe2O3
Hydroxycalcioroméite (TL)-(Ca,Sb3+)2(Sb5+,Ti)2O6(OH)
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Alurgite
-K2(Mg,Al)4-5(Al,Si)8O20(OH)4
var: Fuchsite-K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2
var: Rutilated Quartz-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
Topaz
var: Imperial Topaz
-Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wad'-
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DerbyliteFe43+Ti3Sb3+O13(OH)
H EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
H Hydroxycalcioroméite(Ca,Sb3+)2(Sb5+,Ti)2O6(OH)
H GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H Topaz (var: Imperial Topaz)Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
H Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Alurgite)K2(Mg,Al)4-5(Al,Si)8O20(OH)4
BeBeryllium
Be EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Be GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O DerbyliteFe43+Ti3Sb3+O13(OH)
O TripuhyiteFe3+Sb5+O4
O EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
O Hydroxycalcioroméite(Ca,Sb3+)2(Sb5+,Ti)2O6(OH)
O GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
O HematiteFe2O3
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O Topaz (var: Imperial Topaz)Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Rutilated Quartz)SiO2
O RutileTiO2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
O CassiteriteSnO2
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
O Hematite (var: Iron Rose)Fe2O3
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Muscovite (var: Alurgite)K2(Mg,Al)4-5(Al,Si)8O20(OH)4
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F Topaz (var: Imperial Topaz)Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F FluoriteCaF2
F Fluocerite-(Ce)(Ce,La)F3
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Muscovite (var: Alurgite)K2(Mg,Al)4-5(Al,Si)8O20(OH)4
AlAluminium
Al EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Al GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al Topaz (var: Imperial Topaz)Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Alurgite)K2(Mg,Al)4-5(Al,Si)8O20(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si Topaz (var: Imperial Topaz)Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rutilated Quartz)SiO2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Alurgite)K2(Mg,Al)4-5(Al,Si)8O20(OH)4
PPhosphorus
P GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
P Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S CinnabarHgS
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Alurgite)K2(Mg,Al)4-5(Al,Si)8O20(OH)4
CaCalcium
Ca Hydroxycalcioroméite(Ca,Sb3+)2(Sb5+,Ti)2O6(OH)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
TiTitanium
Ti DerbyliteFe43+Ti3Sb3+O13(OH)
Ti Hydroxycalcioroméite(Ca,Sb3+)2(Sb5+,Ti)2O6(OH)
Ti RutileTiO2
VVanadium
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
CrChromium
Cr Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
MnManganese
Mn HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe DerbyliteFe43+Ti3Sb3+O13(OH)
Fe TripuhyiteFe3+Sb5+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Fe Hematite (var: Iron Rose)Fe2O3
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
AsArsenic
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
PdPalladium
Pd Gold (var: Palladian Gold)(Au,Pd)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
SbAntimony
Sb DerbyliteFe43+Ti3Sb3+O13(OH)
Sb TripuhyiteFe3+Sb5+O4
Sb Hydroxycalcioroméite(Ca,Sb3+)2(Sb5+,Ti)2O6(OH)
BaBarium
Ba GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
CeCerium
Ce Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Ce Fluocerite-(Ce)(Ce,La)F3
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Gold (var: Palladian Gold)(Au,Pd)
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)

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