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Yellowstone National Park, USAi
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Mammoth263 (2011)


NOTE: Collecting is not permitted inside U.S. National Parks.
Known for its geothermal features.
A volcanic caldera located over a mantle hot spot that last erupted some 400,000 years ago.

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31 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Am Min 58:901-904
Albite ?
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Am Min 58:901-904
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: 2009 Portland GSA Annual Meeting (18-21 October 2009) Paper No. 26-23; Phillips, A. R., Larson, P. B., John, D. A., & Pauley, B. M. (2008, December). Hydrothermal Quartz Oxygen Isotope Ratios in Altered Post-Collapse Rhyolite at Sevenmile Hole, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Analcime var: Cesian Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71
Buddingtonite
Formula: (NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Reference: 2009 Portland GSA Annual Meeting (18-21 October 2009) Paper No. 26-23; Phillips, A. R., Larson, P. B., John, D. A., & Pauley, B. M. (2008, December). Hydrothermal Quartz Oxygen Isotope Ratios in Altered Post-Collapse Rhyolite at Sevenmile Hole, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71
Clinoferrosilite (TL)
Formula: Fe2+SiO3
Type Locality:
Reference: Amer.J.Sci.(1935) ser. 4, 30, 481-494
'Clinoptilolite'
Clinoptilolite-K (TL)
Formula: K6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Am Min (1938) 17:128-134; Am. J. Sci. (1890) 40:232; PIRSSON, L.V. (1890): On mordenite. Am. J. Sci. 140, 232-237.
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: AmMin 24:485; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71, 72
Cryolite ?
Formula: Na2NaAlF6
Reference: Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980
Dachiardite-Na
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
Reference: Tschernich, 1992. Zeolites of the World
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: 2009 Portland GSA Annual Meeting (18-21 October 2009) Paper No. 26-23; Phillips, A. R., Larson, P. B., John, D. A., & Pauley, B. M. (2008, December). Hydrothermal Quartz Oxygen Isotope Ratios in Altered Post-Collapse Rhyolite at Sevenmile Hole, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts.
'Erionite'
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/fayalite.pdf)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Am Min 58:901-904
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Econ Geol (1984) 79:671-695
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: 2009 Portland GSA Annual Meeting (18-21 October 2009) Paper No. 26-23; Phillips, A. R., Larson, P. B., John, D. A., & Pauley, B. M. (2008, December). Hydrothermal Quartz Oxygen Isotope Ratios in Altered Post-Collapse Rhyolite at Sevenmile Hole, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts.
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Tschernich, 1992. Zeolites of the World; Econ Geol (1984) 79:671-695
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Am Min 58:901-904
Microcline var: Hyalophane
Formula: (K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Phillips, A. R., Larson, P. B., John, D. A., & Pauley, B. M. (2008, December). Hydrothermal Quartz Oxygen Isotope Ratios in Altered Post-Collapse Rhyolite at Sevenmile Hole, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71, 166
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
'Petrified Wood'
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: D. M. Schlegal (1959) Gem Stones of the United States. USGS Bulletin 1042G
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Moss Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ludlow (1876) Report of a reconnaissance from Carroll, Montana territory, on the upper Missouri to the Yellowstone National Park
Slawsonite
Formula: Sr(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Phillips, A. R., Larson, P. B., John, D. A., & Pauley, B. M. (2008, December). Hydrothermal Quartz Oxygen Isotope Ratios in Altered Post-Collapse Rhyolite at Sevenmile Hole, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts.
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Sulfurite'
Formula: S
Reference: www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Mineralienportrait/Schwefel (with photo)
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Truscottite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)14Si24O58(OH)8 · 2H2O
Reference: Bargar, K.E.; Beeson, M.H. & Keith, T.E.C. (1981): Zeolites in Yellowstone National Park. Mineralogical Record 12, 29-38
Wairakite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Description: zoned crystals of Ca-rich analcime and Na-rich Wairakite
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71; Econ Geol (1984) 79:671-695
Yugawaralite
Formula: CaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
Reference: [MinRec 12:34-35]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Cryolite ?3.CB.15Na2NaAlF6
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Moss Agate4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Albite ?9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
var: Cesian Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Buddingtonite9.FA.30(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Celadonite9.EC.15K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Clinoferrosilite (TL)9.DA.10Fe2+SiO3
Clinoptilolite-K (TL)9.GE.05K6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Dachiardite-Na9.GD.40(Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Gyrolite9.EE.30NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Microcline
var: Hyalophane
9.FA.30(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mordenite9.GD.35(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Slawsonite9.FA.50Sr(Al2Si2O8)
Truscottite9.EE.35(Ca,Mn)14Si24O58(OH)8 · 2H2O
Wairakite9.GB.05Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Yugawaralite9.GB.15CaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Clinoptilolite'-
'Erionite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Lepidolite'-
'Petrified Wood'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Sulfurite'-S

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
Aluminofluorides - Isolated Octahedra
Cryolite ?11.6.1.1Na2NaAlF6
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Clinoferrosilite (TL)65.1.1.2Fe2+SiO3
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Celadonite71.2.2a.6K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](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
Group 73 - PHYLLOSILICATES Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets
Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets with double and single layers
Gyrolite73.2.2c.1NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Truscottite73.2.2a.2(Ca,Mn)14Si24O58(OH)8 · 2H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite ?76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Buddingtonite76.1.2.1(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Microcline
var: Hyalophane
76.1.1.3(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Slawsonite76.1.5.2Sr(Al2Si2O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Dachiardite-Na77.1.6.5(Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Mordenite77.1.6.1(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Wairakite77.1.1.3Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Yugawaralite77.1.7.2CaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Analcime
var: Cesian Analcime
-Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Clinoptilolite'-
Clinoptilolite-K (TL)-K6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
'Erionite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Lepidolite'-
'Petrified Wood'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Moss Agate-SiO2
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Sulfurite'-S

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Clinoptilolite-KK6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Buddingtonite(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
H Truscottite(Ca,Mn)14Si24O58(OH)8 · 2H2O
H YugawaraliteCaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
H Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
H Dachiardite-Na(Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H Analcime (var: Cesian Analcime)Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
H WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
NNitrogen
N Buddingtonite(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
OOxygen
O ClinoferrosiliteFe2+SiO3
O Clinoptilolite-KK6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O Buddingtonite(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O SlawsoniteSr(Al2Si2O8)
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O CalciteCaCO3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
O Truscottite(Ca,Mn)14Si24O58(OH)8 · 2H2O
O YugawaraliteCaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
O Quartz (var: Moss Agate)SiO2
O CristobaliteSiO2
O Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
O Dachiardite-Na(Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O Analcime (var: Cesian Analcime)Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
O WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Na Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Na Dachiardite-Na(Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
Na Analcime (var: Cesian Analcime)Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
MgMagnesium
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Clinoptilolite-KK6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al Buddingtonite(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al SlawsoniteSr(Al2Si2O8)
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Al YugawaraliteCaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
Al Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Al Dachiardite-Na(Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al Analcime (var: Cesian Analcime)Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
SiSilicon
Si ClinoferrosiliteFe2+SiO3
Si Clinoptilolite-KK6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si Buddingtonite(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si SlawsoniteSr(Al2Si2O8)
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Si Truscottite(Ca,Mn)14Si24O58(OH)8 · 2H2O
Si YugawaraliteCaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
Si Quartz (var: Moss Agate)SiO2
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Si Dachiardite-Na(Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Analcime (var: Cesian Analcime)Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S SulphurS8
S SulfuriteS
KPotassium
K Clinoptilolite-KK6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
K Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
K Dachiardite-Na(Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
K CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Ca Truscottite(Ca,Mn)14Si24O58(OH)8 · 2H2O
Ca YugawaraliteCaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
Ca Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Ca Dachiardite-Na(Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe ClinoferrosiliteFe2+SiO3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
SrStrontium
Sr SlawsoniteSr(Al2Si2O8)
BaBarium
Ba Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]

References

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Bargar, K.E., Beeson, M.H., and Keith, T.E.C. (1981) Zeolites in Yellowstone National Park. Mineralogical Record, 12, 29-38.
Fournier, Robert O., Christiansen, R.L., Hutchinson, R.A., and Pierce, K.L. (1994) A field-trip guide to Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho; volcanic, hydrothermal, and glacial activity in the region. United States Geological Survey Bulletin 2099. [https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/b2099]

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellowstone_National_Park
Wikidata ID:Q351
GeoNames ID:5843642

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