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Alzen, Foix, Ariège, Occitanie, Francei
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Alzen- not defined -
Foix- not defined -
AriègeDepartment
OccitanieRegion
FranceCountry

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Alzen172 (2016)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Midi-Pyrénées


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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35 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008
Copper ?
Formula: Cu
Reference: Ferracin Frédéric collection
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Freibergite
Formula: (Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Description: Crystals up to 20 centimeters.
Reference: "Les minéraux, leurs gisements, leurs associations", P. Bariand, F. Cesbron et J. Geffroy (1977), Editions Minéraux et Fossiles, BRGM
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008; Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Mimetite ?
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Ferracin Frédéric collection
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: "Les minéraux, leurs gisements, leurs associations", P. Bariand, F. Cesbron et J. Geffroy (1977), Editions Minéraux et Fossiles, BRGM
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: "Les minéraux, leurs gisements, leurs associations", P. Bariand, F. Cesbron et J. Geffroy (1977), Editions Minéraux et Fossiles, BRGM
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: Self collected Jean-Marie LAURENT - May 2008
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Ullmannite
Formula: NiSbS
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Violarite
Formula: Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Inventaire mineralogique de l'Ariege ( Edition BRGM 1984)
Wroewolfeite ?
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Description: New mineral entry in the database based only on visually identification,could be langite or posnjakite.
Reference: Michel Lemonnier collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper ?1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Freibergite2.GB.05(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Ullmannite2.EB.25NiSbS
Violarite2.DA.05Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Wroewolfeite ?7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Mimetite ?8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper ?1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Violarite2.10.1.8Fe2+Ni3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Ullmannite2.12.3.3NiSbS
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
ø = 2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
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
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Wroewolfeite ?31.4.2.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq
Adamite41.6.6.3Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite ?41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H WroewolfeiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O WroewolfeiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
S AcanthiteAg2S
S BaryteBaSO4
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S CovelliteCuS
S DigeniteCu9S5
S GalenaPbS
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MiargyriteAgSbS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S UllmanniteNiSbS
S ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
S WroewolfeiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
NiNickel
Ni UllmanniteNiSbS
Ni ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
CuCopper
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu WroewolfeiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu CopperCu
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
Zn TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
AsArsenic
As AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
As TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
AgSilver
Ag Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag MiargyriteAgSbS2
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Sb Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Sb MiargyriteAgSbS2
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb UllmanniteNiSbS
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl

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