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Petit-Port, Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, Francei
Regional Level Types
Petit-Port- not defined -
Nantes- not defined -
Loire-AtlantiqueDepartment
Pays de la LoireRegion
FranceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 14' 34'' North , 1° 33' 23'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Nantes277,269 (2018)2.9km
Sainte-Luce-sur-Loire13,056 (2016)5.6km
Saint-Sébastien-sur-Loire29,238 (2016)5.6km
Orvault25,338 (2016)5.8km
La Chapelle-sur-Erdre18,481 (2016)5.9km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Carrières de Bethléem / Carrière du Champ de Manoeuvres


In aplitic leucogranite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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7 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Baret, Ch. (1905): Catalogue de la Collection de Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Muséum de Nantes, 115.
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Baret, Ch. (1905): Catalogue de la Collection de Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Muséum de Nantes, 108.
Andalusite var: Chiastolite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Baret, Ch. (1905): Catalogue de la Collection de Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Muséum de Nantes, 108.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Baret, Ch. (1905): Catalogue de la Collection de Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Muséum de Nantes, 105.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Bertrandite (TL)
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Bull. Soc. Fr. Min. (1883) 6: 248.; Bowman, H.L. (1911) On the occurrence of bertrandite at the Cheesewring Quarry, near Liskeard, Cornwall. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 16, n° 73, 47-50.; Nickel & Nichols (1991) Mineral Reference Manual, p.21.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Baret, Ch. (1905): Catalogue de la Collection de Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Muséum de Nantes, 125.
'Chlorophyllite'
Reference: Baret, Ch. (1905): Catalogue de la Collection de Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Muséum de Nantes, 122.
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Baret, Ch. (1905): Catalogue de la Collection de Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Muséum de Nantes, 121.
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Baret, Ch. (1905): Catalogue de la Collection de Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Muséum de Nantes, 78.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Damourite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Baret, Ch. (1905): Catalogue de la Collection de Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Muséum de Nantes, 119.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Baret, Ch. (1905): Catalogue de la Collection de Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Muséum de Nantes, 110.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
var: Chiastolite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Bertrandite (TL)9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Damourite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Chlorophyllite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(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
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
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
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
Andalusite52.2.2b.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
Bertrandite (TL)56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
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 1:1 layers
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Andalusite
var: Chiastolite
-Al2(SiO4)O
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Chlorophyllite'-
Muscovite
var: Damourite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Damourite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
BeBeryllium
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Andalusite (var: Chiastolite)Al2(SiO4)O
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Muscovite (var: Damourite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
AlAluminium
Al Andalusite (var: Chiastolite)Al2(SiO4)O
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Damourite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si Andalusite (var: Chiastolite)Al2(SiO4)O
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Damourite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Damourite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As LöllingiteFeAs2

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Bowman, H.L. (1911) On the occurrence of bertrandite at the Cheesewring Quarry, near Liskeard, Cornwall. Mineralogical Magazine, 16(73), 47-50. (referring to the first description of bertrandite from the quarry at Petit Port by E. Bertrand in 1880.)

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