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Los Llantenes mining district, Vinchina Department, La Rioja Province, Argentinai
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Los Llantenes mining districtMining District
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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 28° South , 68° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~103km
Locality type:Mining District


Most important selenium veins are the El Portezuelo, La Ramada, and San Pedro veins. Gangue is calcite.

See also Los Llantenes district in General Lamadrid department.

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51 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Berzelianite
Formula: Cu2Se
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Paar, W.H. et al (1996) Revista de la Asociacion Geologica Argentina, 51, #4, 304-312.; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Chalcomenite
Formula: CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Eskebornite
Formula: CuFeSe2
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Eucairite
Formula: AgCuSe
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Ferroselite
Formula: FeSe2
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325
Fischesserite
Formula: Ag3AuSe2
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Greigite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2S4
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
'Kerstenite'
Reference: Sarp, H. & G.Burri, Schweiz. Mineral.Petrogr. Mitt. 67, 219-223(1987)
Klockmannite
Formula: CuSe
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Krut'aite
Formula: CuSe2
Reference: Paar, W.H. et al (1996) Revista de la Asociacion Geologica Argentina, 51, #4, 304-312.
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Llantenesite (TL)
Formula: Cu6Al[SeO4](OH)12Cl·3H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Lengauer, C.L., Ende, M., Topa, D., Lira, R. and Paar, W.H. (2019) Llantenesite, IMA 2018-111. CNMNC Newsletter No. 47, February 2019, page 201; European Journal of Mineralogy, 31: 199–204.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Metacinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Metacinnabar var: Onofrite
Formula: Hg(S,Se)
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Molybdomenite
Formula: PbSeO3
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Naumannite
Formula: Ag2Se
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Ramaccioniite (TL)
Formula: Cu4[SeO4](OH)6
Type Locality:
Reference: Lengauer, C.L., Ende, M., Topa, D., Lira, R. and Paar, W.H. (2018) Ramaccioniite, IMA 2018-082. CNMNC Newsletter No. 46, December 2018, page xxxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: xxxx–xxxx
Schmiederite (TL)
Formula: Pb2Cu2(Se6+O4)(Se4+O3)(OH)4
Reference: Am Min 73 (1988), 199, Especies minerales de la Republica Argentina (2002); Sarp, H. & G.Burri, Schweiz. Mineral.Petrogr. Mitt. 67, 219-223(1987)
Selenium
Formula: Se
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Stilleite
Formula: ZnSe
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Tiemannite
Formula: HgSe
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.
Trogtalite
Formula: CoSe2
Reference: Paar, W.H. et al (1996) Revista de la Asociacion Geologica Argentina, 51, #4, 304-312.
Tyrrellite
Formula: Cu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
Reference: Paar, W.H. et al (1996) Revista de la Asociacion Geologica Argentina, 51, #4, 304-312.
Umangite
Formula: Cu3Se2
Reference: Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325; de Brodtkorb, M. K.; Gay, H. D.; Sureda, R. J. (1993): Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. Maurice, Yvon T. (Ed.), Proc. 8th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 119-125.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Selenium1.CC.10Se
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Berzelianite2.BA.20Cu2Se
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Clausthalite2.CD.10PbSe
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Eskebornite2.CB.10aCuFeSe2
Eucairite2.BA.50AgCuSe
Ferroselite2.EB.10aFeSe2
Fischesserite2.BA.75Ag3AuSe2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greigite2.DA.05Fe2+Fe3+2S4
Klockmannite2.CA.05bCuSe
Krut'aite2.EB.05aCuSe2
Linnaeite2.DA.05Co2+Co3+2S4
Metacinnabar2.CB.05aHgS
var: Onofrite2.CB.05aHg(S,Se)
Naumannite2.BA.55Ag2Se
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Stilleite2.CB.05aZnSe
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Tiemannite2.CB.05aHgSe
Trogtalite2.EB.05aCoSe2
Tyrrellite2.DA.05Cu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
Umangite2.BA.25Cu3Se2
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Paratacamite3.DA.10cCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bindheimite'4.DH.20Pb2Sb2O6O
Chalcomenite4.JH.05CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Molybdomenite4.JF.05PbSeO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Caledonite7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Schmiederite (TL)7.BC.65Pb2Cu2(Se6+O4)(Se4+O3)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Kerstenite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Llantenesite (TL)-Cu6Al[SeO4](OH)12Cl·3H2O
Ramaccioniite (TL)-Cu4[SeO4](OH)6

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Selenium1.3.4.1Se
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Berzelianite2.4.10.1Cu2Se
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Eucairite2.4.6.2AgCuSe
Fischesserite2.4.3.2Ag3AuSe2
Naumannite2.4.1.2Ag2Se
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Umangite2.5.1.1Cu3Se2
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Clausthalite2.8.1.2PbSe
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Klockmannite2.8.12.2CuSe
Metacinnabar2.8.2.3HgS
Stilleite2.8.2.2ZnSe
Tiemannite2.8.2.4HgSe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Eskebornite2.9.1.2CuFeSe2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Greigite2.10.1.10Fe2+Fe3+2S4
Linnaeite2.10.1.1Co2+Co3+2S4
Tyrrellite2.10.1.4Cu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Ferroselite2.12.2.2FeSe2
Krut'aite2.12.1.8CuSe2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Trogtalite2.12.1.5CoSe2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Paratacamite10.1.2.1Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Connellite31.1.1.1Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Anhydrous Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Caledonite32.3.2.1Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Group 33 - SELENATES AND TELLURATES
(AB)m(XO4)pZq
Schmiederite (TL)33.1.1.1Pb2Cu2(Se6+O4)(Se4+O3)(OH)4
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
A(XO3)
Molybdomenite34.1.1.1PbSeO3
A(XO3)·xH2O
Chalcomenite34.2.2.1CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bindheimite'44.1.1.2Pb2Sb2O6O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Kerstenite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Llantenesite (TL)-Cu6Al[SeO4](OH)12Cl·3H2O
Metacinnabar
var: Onofrite
-Hg(S,Se)
Ramaccioniite (TL)-Cu4[SeO4](OH)6

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SchmiederitePb2Cu2(Se6+O4)(Se4+O3)(OH)4
H RamaccioniiteCu4[SeO4](OH)6
H LlantenesiteCu6Al[SeO4](OH)12Cl·3H2O
H ChalcomeniteCuSeO3 · 2H2O
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O SchmiederitePb2Cu2(Se6+O4)(Se4+O3)(OH)4
O RamaccioniiteCu4[SeO4](OH)6
O LlantenesiteCu6Al[SeO4](OH)12Cl·3H2O
O ChalcomeniteCuSeO3 · 2H2O
O MolybdomenitePbSeO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
O CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O CupriteCu2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
AlAluminium
Al LlantenesiteCu6Al[SeO4](OH)12Cl·3H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S MetacinnabarHgS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
S LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
S AcanthiteAg2S
S CovelliteCuS
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S Metacinnabar (var: Onofrite)Hg(S,Se)
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S CinnabarHgS
S DigeniteCu9S5
S GreigiteFe2+Fe23+S4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S GalenaPbS
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl LlantenesiteCu6Al[SeO4](OH)12Cl·3H2O
Cl ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe EskeborniteCuFeSe2
Fe FerroseliteFeSe2
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe GreigiteFe2+Fe23+S4
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CoCobalt
Co TrogtaliteCoSe2
Co TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
Co LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
NiNickel
Ni TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
CuCopper
Cu SchmiederitePb2Cu2(Se6+O4)(Se4+O3)(OH)4
Cu RamaccioniiteCu4[SeO4](OH)6
Cu LlantenesiteCu6Al[SeO4](OH)12Cl·3H2O
Cu UmangiteCu3Se2
Cu EskeborniteCuFeSe2
Cu BerzelianiteCu2Se
Cu KlockmanniteCuSe
Cu ChalcomeniteCuSeO3 · 2H2O
Cu EucairiteAgCuSe
Cu Krut'aiteCuSe2
Cu TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
Cu ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn StilleiteZnSe
Zn ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
SeSelenium
Se SchmiederitePb2Cu2(Se6+O4)(Se4+O3)(OH)4
Se RamaccioniiteCu4[SeO4](OH)6
Se LlantenesiteCu6Al[SeO4](OH)12Cl·3H2O
Se UmangiteCu3Se2
Se TiemanniteHgSe
Se ClausthalitePbSe
Se EskeborniteCuFeSe2
Se StilleiteZnSe
Se NaumanniteAg2Se
Se FerroseliteFeSe2
Se FischesseriteAg3AuSe2
Se SeleniumSe
Se BerzelianiteCu2Se
Se KlockmanniteCuSe
Se ChalcomeniteCuSeO3 · 2H2O
Se MolybdomenitePbSeO3
Se EucairiteAgCuSe
Se Krut'aiteCuSe2
Se TrogtaliteCoSe2
Se TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
Se Metacinnabar (var: Onofrite)Hg(S,Se)
AgSilver
Ag NaumanniteAg2Se
Ag FischesseriteAg3AuSe2
Ag SilverAg
Ag EucairiteAgCuSe
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au FischesseriteAg3AuSe2
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg TiemanniteHgSe
Hg MetacinnabarHgS
Hg Metacinnabar (var: Onofrite)Hg(S,Se)
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb SchmiederitePb2Cu2(Se6+O4)(Se4+O3)(OH)4
Pb ClausthalitePbSe
Pb MolybdomenitePbSeO3
Pb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Pb CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Brodtkorb, M.K. de, Gay, H.D. & Sureda, H.D. (1990) Polymetallic selenide-sulfide minerals of the Los Llantenes mining district, La Rioja, Argentina. 8th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium, 119-125, Ottawa.
Paar, W.H., Sureda, R.J. and Brodtkorb, M.K. de (1996) Mineralogía de los yacimientos de selenio en La Rioja, Argentina. Krutaíta, tyrrellita y trogtalita de Los Llantenes. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina, 51 (4), 304- 312.
Ramaccioni, D. and Olsacher, J. (1962) Los yacimientos de minerales de mercurio y selenio de Cuesta de Los Llantenes. 1st Jornadas Geológicas Argentinas, Actas, 3, 295-305, San Juan.

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