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Calafuria, Livorno (Leghorn), Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italyi
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Calafuria- not defined -
Livorno (Leghorn)Municipality
Livorno ProvinceProvince
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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° North , 10° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~39km
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Sandstone quarries, opened in "Flysch arenaceo di Calafuria" formation. Mineralizations of sulphide and barite in faults turned in the Appenninic direction (NW-SE).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


22 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Rodolico F. – (1942) Brookite di Calafuria presso Livorno. . Periodico di Mineralogia – Roma pp. 15-20.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Cervantite
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+O4
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S., 2002. I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Cervantite4.DE.30Sb3+Sb5+O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Cervantite4.4.16.1Sb3+Sb5+O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
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 CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O AnataseTiO2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O BrookiteTiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
AlAluminium
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S StibniteSb2S3
S BaryteBaSO4
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti BrookiteTiO2
FeIron
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CuCopper
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Della Valle, A. (1864): Sulla baritina di Calafuria. Il Nuovo Cimento. 20m 106-111
D'Achiardi A. (1877): Farmacosiderite e sperchise di Calafuria. Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Mem., 3: 163-165.
De Stefani C. (1877): L'oligisto e gli altri minerali che si trovano a Capo Calafuria. Boll. R. Comit. Geol. Ital., 1-2: 72-77.
Manasse E. (1905): Cenni sul macigno di Calafuria e suoi minerali. Atti Soc. Tosc. Sci. Nat., Mem., 21: 159-167.
Orlandi P. (1971): I filoncelli baritico-dolomitici di Calafuria e i loro minerali metalliferi. Sottotesi di Laurea, Fac. Sci. Mat. Fis. Nat., Università di Pisa.
Bertelli L. (1974): La farmacosiderite di Calafuria. Notiz. Gr. Mineral. Fiorent., 2, 1: 22.
Carobbi G., Rodolico F. (1975): I minerali della Toscana. Saggio di mineralogia regionale. Leo S. Olschki Editore, Firenze.
Nannoni R., Sammartino F. (1979): Guida ai minerali dei Monti Livornesi. Ed. Calderini, 63 pp.
Orlandi P. (1995): Zibaldone di mineralogia italina '94. Riv. Miner. Ital., 19: 259
Innocenti F., Bartolozzi S. (2002): I minerali di Calafuria (Livorno). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 14-22.


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