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Kobokobo pegmatite, Mwenga, Sud-Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 3° 4' 59'' South , 27° 7' 59'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -3.08333,27.13333
GeoHash:G#: kx7q3qtyk
Locality type:Pegmatite
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Lusungu River District; Zaïre


Beryl and columbite pegmatite of which a zone is mineralized in uranium.

Alternative Label Names

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Kobokobo. Kivu, Dem. Rep. Congo

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Central Africa

Region - 530 mineral species & varietal names listed

Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Region (Historical) - 227 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Mineral List


51 valid minerals. 14 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Afmite
Formula: Al3(OH)4(H2O)3(PO4)(PO3OH) · H2O
Reference: Mills et al (2010); Anthony R. Kampf, Stuart J. Mills, George R. Rossman, Ian M. Steele, Joseph J. Pluth and Georges Favreau (2011): Afmite, Al3(OH)4(H2O)3(PO4)(PO3OH)•H2O, a new mineral from Fumade, Tarn, France: description and crystal structure. European Journal of Mineralogy 23, 269-277.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Safiannikoff, A. & van Wambeke, L. (1967): La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 2, 119-130. ; Dunn P J, Gobel V, Grice J D, Puziewicz J, Shigley J E, Vanko D A, Zilczer J (1985) New mineral names, American Mineralogist 70, 436-441
Althupite (TL)
Formula: AlTh(UO2)7(PO4)4(OH)5O2 · 15H2O
Habit: Tiny tabular crystals.
Reference: Bull.Mineral.(1987) 110, 65-72
Amblygonite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)F
Reference: Safiannikoff, A. & van Wambeke, L. (1967): La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 2, 119-130.
'Apatite'
Reference: Safiannikoff, A. & van Wambeke, L. (1967): La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 2, 119-130.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Royal Museum for Central Africa collection, Sample n° 13098 .
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.
Benauite
Formula: SrFe3+3(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6
Bermanite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. IV
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Safiannikoff, A. & van Wambeke, L. (1967): La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 2, 119-130. ; Daltry, V. D. (1992). Type mineralogy of Africa: Zaire. Ann. Soc. géol. Belgique, 115, 33-62.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Safiannikoff, A. & van Wambeke, L. (1967): La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 2, 119-130.
'Coeruleolactite'
Reference: Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: V.D.C. Daltry (1992) The Type Mineralogy Of Africa : Zaire pp 33-62; Safiannikoff, A. & van Wambeke, L. (1967): La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 2, 119-130.
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: V.D.C. Daltry (1992) The Type Mineralogy Of Africa : Zaire pp 33-62
Dumontite
Formula: Pb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
Reference: Dunn P J, Gobel V, Grice J D, Puziewicz J, Shigley J E, Vanko D A, Zilczer J (1985) New mineral names, American Mineralogist 70, 436-441
Evansite
Formula: Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Reference: Mills, S. J., Birch, W. D., Kampf, A. R. & van Wambeke, L. (2010) Kobokoboite, Al6(PO4)4(OH)6•11H2O, a new mineral from the Kobokobo pegmatite, Democratic Republic of the Congo. European Journal of Mineralogy, 22(2); Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.
Eylettersite (TL)
Formula: Th0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Bull. Soc. fr. Minéral. (1972) 95, 98–105; HB4 (2000)
Frondelite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: Mills, S. J., Birch, W. D., Kampf, A. R. & van Wambeke, L. (2010) Kobokoboite, Al6(PO4)4(OH)6•11H2O, a new mineral from the Kobokobo pegmatite, Democratic Republic of the Congo. European Journal of Mineralogy, 22(2)
Furongite
Formula: Al13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Reference: Deliens, M., & Piret, P. (1985). Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo VIII. La furongite. Ann. Soc. Géol. Belg, 108, 365-368.
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Description: Originally described as lusungite (Van Wambeke (1958); but later descredited by Pring et al. (1995) as identical With goyazite.
Reference: Van Wambeke, L., 1958. Une nouvelle espèce minérale : la lusungite en provenance de la pegmatite de Kobokobo (Kivu - Congo Belge). Bulletin de la Société Belge de Géologie. 67, 162-169; Pring, A., Birch, W. D., Dawe, J. R., Taylor, M. R., Deliens, M. & Walenta, K. (1995) Kintoreite, PbFe3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)6, a new mineral of the jarosite-alunite family, and lusungite discredited. Mineralogical Magazine. 59, 143-148.
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: Mills, S. J., Birch, W. D., Kampf, A. R. & van Wambeke, L. (2010) Kobokoboite, Al6(PO4)4(OH)6•11H2O, a new mineral from the Kobokobo pegmatite, Democratic Republic of the Congo. European Journal of Mineralogy, 22(2)
Kamitugaite (TL)
Formula: PbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
Reference: Bull.Minéral.(1984) 107, 15-19
Keckite
Formula: CaMn2+(Fe3+Mn2+)Fe3+2(PO4)4(OH)3 · 7H2O
Reference: Mills, S. J., Birch, W. D., Kampf, A. R. & van Wambeke, L. (2010) Kobokoboite, Al6(PO4)4(OH)6•11H2O, a new mineral from the Kobokobo pegmatite, Democratic Republic of the Congo. European Journal of Mineralogy, 22(2)
'Kivuite'
Formula: (Th,Ca,Pb)(UO2)4(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 7H2O
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 33 (1962), 261
Kobokoboite (TL)
Formula: Al6(PO4)4(OH)6 · 11H2O
Reference: Mills, S. J., Birch, W. D., Kampf, A. R. & van Wambeke, L. (2010) Kobokoboite, Al6(PO4)4(OH)6•11H2O, a new mineral from the Kobokobo pegmatite, Democratic Republic of the Congo. European Journal of Mineralogy, 22(2), 305–308.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.
Lithiophorite
Formula: (Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Reference: Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Reference: Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.; Deliens, M., & Piret, P. (1985). Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo VIII. La furongite. Ann. Soc. Géol. Belg, 108, 365-368.
Metavanmeersscheite (TL)
Formula: U6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Piret, P. & Deliens, M. (1982): Vanmeersscheite U(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6.4H2O and meta-vanmeersscheite U(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6.2H2O, new minerals. Bulletin de Minéralogie, 105, 125-128 (in French). American Mineralogist, volume 67, pp. 1077(1982)
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Safiannikoff, A. & van Wambeke, L. (1967): La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 2, 119-130.
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Reference: BM 84 (1961), 382; HB3 (1997)
Mitridatite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: Van Wambeke, L. (1971) The problem of cation deficiencies in some phosphates due to alteration processes. American Mineralogist: 56: 1366-1384 (Van Wambeke suggests the name "keno-mitridatite" for relatively unaltered mitridatite from the Kobokobo pegmatite.); Daltry, V.D.C. and von Knorring, O. (1998) Type-mineralogy of Rwanda with particular reference to the Buranga pegmatite. Geologica Belgica: 1: 9-15 (referring to Van Wambeke, 1971).
Montebrasite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Moreauite (TL)
Formula: Al3(UO2)(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
Reference: Bull.Minéral.(1985) 108, 9-13; Deliens, M., & Piret, P. (1985). Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo VIII. La furongite. Ann. Soc. Géol. Belg, 108, 365-368.
Mundite (TL)
Formula: Al(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5.5H2O
Reference: Bull.Minéral.(1981) 104, 669-671
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Safiannikoff, A. & van Wambeke, L. (1967): La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 2, 119-130. ; Dunn P J, Gobel V, Grice J D, Puziewicz J, Shigley J E, Vanko D A, Zilczer J (1985) New mineral names, American Mineralogist 70, 436-441
'Muscovite-2M2'
Reference: Mills, S. J., Birch, W. D., Kampf, A. R. & van Wambeke, L. (2010) Kobokoboite, Al6(PO4)4(OH)6•11H2O, a new mineral from the Kobokobo pegmatite, Democratic Republic of the Congo. European Journal of Mineralogy, 22(2)
'Pegmatite'
Reference: Automatically generated from locality name
Phosphuranylite
Formula: (H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Reference: Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.
Phuralumite (TL)
Formula: Al2(UO2)3(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
Habit: Prismatic crystals.
Reference: Bull.Minéral.(1979) 102, 333-337
Planerite
Formula: Al6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
Reference: Mills, S. J., Birch, W. D., Kampf, A. R. & van Wambeke, L. (2010) Kobokoboite, Al6(PO4)4(OH)6•11H2O, a new mineral from the Kobokobo pegmatite, Democratic Republic of the Congo. European Journal of Mineralogy, 22(2)
'Plumbomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'
Reference: BM 84 (1961), 382; HB3 (1997)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Safiannikoff, A. & van Wambeke, L. (1967): La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 2, 119-130. ; Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.; Dunn P J, Gobel V, Grice J D, Puziewicz J, Shigley J E, Vanko D A, Zilczer J (1985) New mineral names, American Mineralogist 70, 436-441
Ranunculite (TL)
Formula: HAl(UO2)(PO4)(OH)3 · 4H2O
Reference: [Mineralogical Magazine(1979) 43, 321-323; MinRec 11:112]
Rockbridgeite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: Am.Min. 43,79591958)a
Rutherfordine
Formula: (UO2)CO3
Saléeite
Formula: Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Colour: Green
Description: Green crust on massive arsenopyrite
Reference: Royal Museum for Central Africa collection, Sample n° 13098.
Studtite
Formula: [(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Reference: Fleischer M, Cabri L J, Chao G Y, Mandarino J A, Pabst A (1982) New mineral names, American Mineralogist 67, 1074-1082
Threadgoldite (TL)
Formula: Al(UO2)2(PO4)2(OH) · 8H2O
Habit: Micaceous crust
Reference: Bull.Minéral.(1979) 102, 338-341
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Safiannikoff, A. & van Wambeke, L. (1967): La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 2, 119-130.
Triangulite (TL)
Formula: Al3(UO2)4(PO4)4(OH)5 · 5H2O
Reference: Bull.Minéral.(1982) 105, 611-614
Upalite (TL)
Formula: Al(UO2)3(PO4)2O(OH) · 7H2O
Reference: Bull.Minéral.(1979) 102, 333-337
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.
Vanmeersscheite (TL)
Formula: U6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
Reference: Piret, P. & Deliens, M. (1982): Vanmeersscheite U(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6.4H2O and meta-vanmeersscheite U(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6.2H2O, new minerals. Bulletin de Minéralogie, 105, 125-128 (in French).
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Mills, S. J., Birch, W. D., Kampf, A. R. & van Wambeke, L. (2010) Kobokoboite, Al6(PO4)4(OH)6•11H2O, a new mineral from the Kobokobo pegmatite, Democratic Republic of the Congo. European Journal of Mineralogy, 22(2)
Wakefieldite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Ce(VO4)
Reference: Bull.Minéral.(1986) 109, 305
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Reference: Mills, S. J., Birch, W. D., Kampf, A. R. & van Wambeke, L. (2010) Kobokoboite, Al6(PO4)4(OH)6•11H2O, a new mineral from the Kobokobo pegmatite, Democratic Republic of the Congo. European Journal of Mineralogy, 22(2)
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Van Wambeke, L. (1971): The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite: new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine 38, 418-423.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Alain Hanson specimen (see http://www.mindat.org/forum.php?read,11,161069,161421,quote=1)
Zircon var: Cyrtolite
Formula: Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Reference: Alain Hanson specimen (see http://www.mindat.org/forum.php?read,11,161069,161421,quote=1)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Lithiophorite4.FE.25(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Microlite Group4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Plumbomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)4.DH.15
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Studtite4.GA.15[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rutherfordine5.EB.05(UO2)CO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Afmite'8.DD.15Al3(OH)4(H2O)3(PO4)(PO3OH) · H2O
'Althupite' (TL)8.EC.25AlTh(UO2)7(PO4)4(OH)5O2 · 15H2O
'Amblygonite'8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)F
'Autunite'8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
'Benauite'8.BL.10SrFe3+3(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6
'Bermanite'8.DC.20Mn2+Mn3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
'Crandallite'8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Dumontite8.EC.15Pb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
Evansite8.DF.10Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Eylettersite (TL)8.BL.10Th0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6
Frondelite8.BC.10Mn2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Furongite8.EB.50Al13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Goyazite8.BL.10SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Kamitugaite (TL)8.ED.15PbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
Keckite8.DH.15CaMn2+(Fe3+Mn2+)Fe3+2(PO4)4(OH)3 · 7H2O
Kivuite8.EC.10(Th,Ca,Pb)(UO2)4(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 7H2O
Meta-autunite8.EB.10Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Metavanmeersscheite (TL)8.EC.20U6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 2H2O
Mitridatite8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Montebrasite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Moreauite (TL)8.ED.05Al3(UO2)(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
Mundite (TL)8.EC.30Al(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5.5H2O
Phosphuranylite8.EC.10(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Phuralumite (TL)8.EC.05Al2(UO2)3(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
Planerite8.DD.15Al6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
Ranunculite (TL)8.EB.40HAl(UO2)(PO4)(OH)3 · 4H2O
Rockbridgeite8.BC.10Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Saléeite8.EB.05Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Threadgoldite (TL)8.EB.20Al(UO2)2(PO4)2(OH) · 8H2O
Triangulite (TL)8.EB.45Al3(UO2)4(PO4)4(OH)5 · 5H2O
Upalite (TL)8.EC.05Al(UO2)3(PO4)2O(OH) · 7H2O
Vanmeersscheite (TL)8.EC.20U6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Wakefieldite-(Ce) (TL)8.AD.35Ce(VO4)
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Beryl'9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
var: Cyrtolite9.AD.30Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Coeruleolactite'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
Kobokoboite (TL)-Al6(PO4)4(OH)6 · 11H2O
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite-2M2-
Pegmatite-
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
AXO4·xH2O
Studtite5.3.1.1[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Miscellaneous
Lithiophorite6.4.1.1(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Microlite Group'8.2.2.1A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
'Plumbomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'8.2.2.3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rutherfordine14.1.4.1(UO2)CO3
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Wakefieldite-(Ce) (TL)38.4.11.4Ce(VO4)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Meta-autunite40.2a.1.2Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Saléeite40.2a.11.1Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Triangulite (TL)40.2a.34.1Al3(UO2)4(PO4)4(OH)5 · 5H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Amblygonite41.5.8.1LiAl(PO4)F
Eylettersite (TL)41.5.12.2Th0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6
Montebrasite41.5.8.2LiAl(PO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Hydroxylapatite41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq
Frondelite41.9.2.2Mn2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Rockbridgeite41.9.2.1Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A3(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Evansite42.1.2.1Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
(AB)3(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Ranunculite (TL)42.2.2.1HAl(UO2)(PO4)(OH)3 · 4H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Althupite (TL)42.4.13.1AlTh(UO2)7(PO4)4(OH)5O2 · 15H2O
Dumontite42.4.5.1Pb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
'Kivuite'42.4.9.3(Th,Ca,Pb)(UO2)4(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 7H2O
Phosphuranylite42.4.8.1(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Phuralumite (TL)42.4.6.1Al2(UO2)3(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Goyazite42.7.3.3SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Metavanmeersscheite (TL)42.7.14.2U6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 2H2O
Mundite (TL)42.7.13.1Al(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5.5H2O
Upalite (TL)42.7.12.1Al(UO2)3(PO4)2O(OH) · 7H2O
Vanmeersscheite (TL)42.7.14.1U6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Mitridatite42.8.4.1Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Afmite42.9.3.6Al3(OH)4(H2O)3(PO4)(PO3OH) · H2O
'Coeruleolactite'42.9.3.2
Planerite42.9.3.6Al6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Furongite42.10.5.1Al13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Bermanite42.11.17.1Mn2+Mn3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Keckite42.11.4.1CaMn2+(Fe3+Mn2+)Fe3+2(PO4)4(OH)3 · 7H2O
Threadgoldite (TL)42.11.13.3Al(UO2)2(PO4)2(OH) · 8H2O
(AB)4(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Moreauite (TL)42.12.3.1Al3(UO2)(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
Miscellaneous
Kamitugaite (TL)42.13.11.1PbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
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)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
Benauite-SrFe3+3(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
Kobokoboite (TL)-Al6(PO4)4(OH)6 · 11H2O
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Muscovite-2M2'-
'Pegmatite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)
Zircon
var: Cyrtolite
-Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AfmiteAl3(OH)4(H2O)3(PO4)(PO3OH) · H2O
H AlthupiteAlTh(UO2)7(PO4)4(OH)5O2 · 15H2O
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H BenauiteSrFe33+(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6
H BermaniteMn2+Mn23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
H DumontitePb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
H EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
H EylettersiteTh0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6
H FrondeliteMn2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
H FurongiteAl13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
H KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
H KeckiteCaMn2+(Fe3+Mn2+)Fe23+(PO4)4(OH)3 · 7H2O
H Kivuite(Th,Ca,Pb)(UO2)4(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 7H2O
H KobokoboiteAl6(PO4)4(OH)6 · 11H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Lithiophorite(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
H Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
H MetavanmeersscheiteU6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 2H2O
H MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
H MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
H MoreauiteAl3(UO2)(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
H MunditeAl(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5.5H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
H PhuralumiteAl2(UO2)3(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
H PlaneriteAl6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
H RanunculiteHAl(UO2)(PO4)(OH)3 · 4H2O
H RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
H SaléeiteMg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H Studtite[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
H ThreadgolditeAl(UO2)2(PO4)2(OH) · 8H2O
H TrianguliteAl3(UO2)4(PO4)4(OH)5 · 5H2O
H UpaliteAl(UO2)3(PO4)2O(OH) · 7H2O
H VanmeersscheiteU6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
LiLithium
Li AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
Li Lithiophorite(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Li MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C Rutherfordine(UO2)CO3
OOxygen
O AfmiteAl3(OH)4(H2O)3(PO4)(PO3OH) · H2O
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AlthupiteAlTh(UO2)7(PO4)4(OH)5O2 · 15H2O
O AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O BenauiteSrFe33+(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6
O BermaniteMn2+Mn23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
O DumontitePb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
O EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
O EylettersiteTh0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6
O FrondeliteMn2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
O FurongiteAl13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
O KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
O KeckiteCaMn2+(Fe3+Mn2+)Fe23+(PO4)4(OH)3 · 7H2O
O Kivuite(Th,Ca,Pb)(UO2)4(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 7H2O
O KobokoboiteAl6(PO4)4(OH)6 · 11H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Lithiophorite(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
O Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
O MetavanmeersscheiteU6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 2H2O
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
O MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
O MoreauiteAl3(UO2)(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
O MunditeAl(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5.5H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
O PhuralumiteAl2(UO2)3(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
O PlaneriteAl6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O RanunculiteHAl(UO2)(PO4)(OH)3 · 4H2O
O RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
O Rutherfordine(UO2)CO3
O SaléeiteMg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O Studtite[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
O ThreadgolditeAl(UO2)2(PO4)2(OH) · 8H2O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O TrianguliteAl3(UO2)4(PO4)4(OH)5 · 5H2O
O UpaliteAl(UO2)3(PO4)2O(OH) · 7H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O VanmeersscheiteU6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O Wakefieldite-(Ce)Ce(VO4)
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg SaléeiteMg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
AlAluminium
Al AfmiteAl3(OH)4(H2O)3(PO4)(PO3OH) · H2O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AlthupiteAlTh(UO2)7(PO4)4(OH)5O2 · 15H2O
Al AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Al EylettersiteTh0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6
Al FurongiteAl13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
Al GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
Al KobokoboiteAl6(PO4)4(OH)6 · 11H2O
Al Lithiophorite(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
Al MoreauiteAl3(UO2)(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
Al MunditeAl(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5.5H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PhuralumiteAl2(UO2)3(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
Al PlaneriteAl6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
Al RanunculiteHAl(UO2)(PO4)(OH)3 · 4H2O
Al ThreadgolditeAl(UO2)2(PO4)2(OH) · 8H2O
Al TrianguliteAl3(UO2)4(PO4)4(OH)5 · 5H2O
Al UpaliteAl(UO2)3(PO4)2O(OH) · 7H2O
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P AfmiteAl3(OH)4(H2O)3(PO4)(PO3OH) · H2O
P AlthupiteAlTh(UO2)7(PO4)4(OH)5O2 · 15H2O
P AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P BenauiteSrFe33+(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6
P BermaniteMn2+Mn23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P DumontitePb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
P EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
P EylettersiteTh0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6
P FrondeliteMn2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
P FurongiteAl13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
P GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
P KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
P KeckiteCaMn2+(Fe3+Mn2+)Fe23+(PO4)4(OH)3 · 7H2O
P Kivuite(Th,Ca,Pb)(UO2)4(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 7H2O
P KobokoboiteAl6(PO4)4(OH)6 · 11H2O
P Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
P MetavanmeersscheiteU6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 2H2O
P MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
P MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
P MoreauiteAl3(UO2)(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
P MunditeAl(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5.5H2O
P Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
P PhuralumiteAl2(UO2)3(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
P PlaneriteAl6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
P RanunculiteHAl(UO2)(PO4)(OH)3 · 4H2O
P RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
P SaléeiteMg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
P ThreadgolditeAl(UO2)2(PO4)2(OH) · 8H2O
P TrianguliteAl3(UO2)4(PO4)4(OH)5 · 5H2O
P UpaliteAl(UO2)3(PO4)2O(OH) · 7H2O
P VanmeersscheiteU6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
Ca KeckiteCaMn2+(Fe3+Mn2+)Fe23+(PO4)4(OH)3 · 7H2O
Ca Kivuite(Th,Ca,Pb)(UO2)4(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 7H2O
Ca Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Ca MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Ca Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
VVanadium
V Wakefieldite-(Ce)Ce(VO4)
MnManganese
Mn BermaniteMn2+Mn23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Mn FrondeliteMn2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
Mn KeckiteCaMn2+(Fe3+Mn2+)Fe23+(PO4)4(OH)3 · 7H2O
Mn Lithiophorite(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BenauiteSrFe33+(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6
Fe FrondeliteMn2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
Fe KeckiteCaMn2+(Fe3+Mn2+)Fe23+(PO4)4(OH)3 · 7H2O
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Fe RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
SrStrontium
Sr BenauiteSrFe33+(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6
Sr GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
CeCerium
Ce Wakefieldite-(Ce)Ce(VO4)
TaTantalum
Ta Microlite GroupA2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
PbLead
Pb DumontitePb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
Pb KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
Pb Kivuite(Th,Ca,Pb)(UO2)4(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 7H2O
ThThorium
Th AlthupiteAlTh(UO2)7(PO4)4(OH)5O2 · 15H2O
Th EylettersiteTh0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6
Th Kivuite(Th,Ca,Pb)(UO2)4(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 7H2O
UUranium
U AlthupiteAlTh(UO2)7(PO4)4(OH)5O2 · 15H2O
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U DumontitePb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
U FurongiteAl13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
U KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
U Kivuite(Th,Ca,Pb)(UO2)4(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 7H2O
U Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
U MetavanmeersscheiteU6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 2H2O
U MoreauiteAl3(UO2)(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
U MunditeAl(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5.5H2O
U Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
U PhuralumiteAl2(UO2)3(PO4)3(OH)2 · 13H2O
U RanunculiteHAl(UO2)(PO4)(OH)3 · 4H2O
U Rutherfordine(UO2)CO3
U SaléeiteMg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
U Studtite[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
U ThreadgolditeAl(UO2)2(PO4)2(OH) · 8H2O
U TrianguliteAl3(UO2)4(PO4)4(OH)5 · 5H2O
U UpaliteAl(UO2)3(PO4)2O(OH) · 7H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U VanmeersscheiteU6+(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Permian - Carboniferous
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3308267

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary (karoo)

Reference: Thiéblemont, D. (ed.). New edition of the 1:10,000,000 geological map of Africa. CGMW-BRGM. [190]

Siderian
2300 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3184866
Paleoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Siderian (2300 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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References

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Van Wambeke, L., (1958) Une nouvelle espèce minérale : la lusungite en provenance de la pegmatite de Kobokobo (Kivu - Congo Belge). Bulletin de la Société Belge de Géologie: 67: 162-169.
Safiannikoff, A. and van Wambeke, L. (1967) La pegmatite à béryl de Kobokobo et les autres venues pegmatitiques et filoniennes de la région de Kamituga, Kivu, République du Congo. Mineralium Deposita: 2: 119-130.
Van Wambeke, L. (1971) The uranium-bearing mineral bolivarite; new data and a second occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine: 38: 418-423.
Van Wambeke, L. (1971) The problem of kation deficiencies in some phosphates due to alteration processes. American Mineralogist: 56: 1366-1384 (Van Wambeke suggests the name "keno-mitridatite" for relatively unaltered mitridatite from the Kobokobo pegmatite.)
Deliens, M., Piret, P., and Comblain, G. (1981) Les minéraux secondaires d’uranium du Zaïre. Publ. Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale, Tervuren, Belgique. 113 p.
Deliens, M., Piret, P., and Comblain, G. (1984) Les minéraux secondaires d’uranium du Zaïre, 1er complément. Publ. Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale, Tervuren, Belgique. 37 p.
Piret, P. and Deliens, M. (1987) Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo. IX. L'althupite AlTh(UO2)[(UO2)3O(OH)(PO4)2]2 OH)3·15H2O, nouveau minéral; propriétés et structure cristalline. Bulletin de Minéralogie: 110: 65-72.
Van Wambeke, L. (1987) La minéralogie de la pegmatite de Kobokobo, Kivu, Zaïre. Bulletin de la Société Belge de Géologie: 96: 137-142.
Deliens, M., Piret, P., and Vandermeersche, E. (1990) Les minéraux secondaires d’uranium du Zaïre, 2eme complément. Edit. Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique. 39 p.
Mills, S.J., Birch, W.D., Kampf, A.R., and van Wambeke, L. (2010) Kobokoboite, Al6(PO4)4(OH)6•11H2O, a new mineral from the Kobokobo pegmatite, Democratic Republic of the Congo. European Journal of Mineralogy: 22(2): 305–308.


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