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Malfidano mine, Buggerru, Carbonia-Iglesias Province, Sardinia, Italyi
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Malfidano mineMine
Buggerru- not defined -
Carbonia-Iglesias ProvinceProvince
SardiniaRegion
ItalyCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Miniera Malfidano, Buggerru-Guspini, Carbonia-Iglesias, Sardegna, Italia
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 23' 30'' North , 8° 24' 40'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.39167,8.41111
GeoHash:G#: spjbp7hc1
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Old Pb-Zn mine.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference:
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference:
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference:
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference:
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Habit: prismatic xls
Colour: brown-green to black
Description: xls up to 2 mm.
Reference: Orlandi, P. & Campostrini, I. (2005): Zibaldone. Aggiornamenti di mineralogia italiana 2004. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 3/2005, 184-191.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference:
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Gunnar Färber
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference:
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference:
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 248.
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work .
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference:
Parádsasvárite
Formula: Zn2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Gunnar Färber
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Smithsonite: Think Zinc (2010) Extra Lapis English No. 13
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference:
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Mercury'1.AD.05Hg
'Sulphur'1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Cinnabar'2.CD.15aHgS
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Goethite'4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Cerussite'5.AB.15PbCO3
'Hydrozincite'5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
'Smithsonite'5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Anglesite'7.AD.35PbSO4
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
'Gypsum'7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Descloizite'8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
'Mimetite'8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
'Hemimorphite'9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Parádsasvárite'-Zn2(CO3)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Mercury1.1.7.1Hg
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
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
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Parádsasvárite-Zn2(CO3)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H ParádsasváriteZn2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C ParádsasváriteZn2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O BaryteBaSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O ParádsasváriteZn2(CO3)(OH)2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
SiSilicon
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BaryteBaSO4
S CinnabarHgS
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulphurS8
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
VVanadium
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn ParádsasváriteZn2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg MercuryHg
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl

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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Devonian - Proterozoic
358.9 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3130651
Proterozoic meta-sediment

Age: to Devonian (358.9 - 2500 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{meta-sediment group}, Minor{meta-volcanic rock group,meta-syenite,mica schist}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Early Paleozoic
443.8 - 541 Ma



ID: 3186402
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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- Guida ai minerali Gruppo editoriale Fabbri I° ed. 1973 rist. 1985
- P.Stara, R.Rizzo, G.Tanca 1996 Iglesiente e Arburese miniere e minerali vol.I


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