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Andrembesoa, Betafo, Vakinankaratra, Madagascari
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AndrembesoaCommune
BetafoDistrict
VakinankaratraRegion
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33 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte minéralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-1688
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Reference: Karel Bal Collection
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Colour: white to blueish
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Travaux mineralogiques. In Rapport Annuel du Service Geologique pour 1960. Republique Madagascar, Tananarive. 181-199
Béhierite
Formula: (Ta5+,Nb5+)(BO4)
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Travaux mineralogiques. In Rapport Annuel du Service Geologique pour 1960. Republique Madagascar, Tananarive. 181-199
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Cesiokenopyrochlore (TL)
Formula: □Nb2(O,OH)6Cs1−x (x ∼ 0.20)
Type Locality:
Reference: Agakhanov, A.A., Kasatkin, A.V., Britvin, S.N., Siidra, O.I., Pautov, L.A., Pekov, I.V. and Karpenko, V.Y. (2017) Cesiokenopyrochlore, IMA 2016-104. CNMNC Newsletter No. 36, April 2017, page 406; Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 403–409.
Clinohumite
Formula: Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection (# M-569 + M-576)
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Nb2O6
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte minéralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Danburite
Formula: CaB2Si2O8
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Duparc, L., Wunder, M., Sabot, R. (1910): Les minéraux des pegmatites des environs d´Antsirabe á Madagscar. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Geneve, 36, 3, 283-407
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Royal Museum for Central Africa, Belgium collection Sample # 4611
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Adamo, I., Diella, V. & Pezzotta, F. (2012): Tsavorite and other Grossulars from Itrafo, Madagascar. Gems & Gemology. 48, 178-187; Muséum national d'histoire naturelle, Paris, France Collection, Inventory 161.153.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Grossular var: Tsavorite
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Adamo, I., Diella, V. & Pezzotta, F. (2012): Tsavorite and other Grossulars from Itrafo, Madagascar. Gems & Gemology. 48, 178-187
Hambergite
Formula: Be2(BO3)(OH)
Description: A. Lacroix (1912) mentions a single crystal that measured 9 x 5,5 x 3 cm
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1922): Mineralogie de Madagascar, Tome I. Géologie-Minéralogie descriptive. A.Challamel (Éditeur), Paris. p 338-39 ; 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: 371.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen Collection # M-710
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Michel Arliguie collection & photo (Photo ID: 946793, old sample)
'Liddicoatite' ?
Formula: Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Londonite
Formula: (Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
'Londonite-Rhodizite Series'
'Mica Group'
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection (#M-575)
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
'Monazite'
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: RRUFF ID: R080064. (on a rynersonite specimen)
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Colour: white;colorless
Description: frozen in quartz matrix with amazonite
Reference: Lapis 29 (5): 38
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Adamo, I., Diella, V. & Pezzotta, F. (2012): Tsavorite and other Grossulars from Itrafo, Madagascar. Gems & Gemology. 48, 178-187
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Adamo, I., Diella, V. & Pezzotta, F. (2012): Tsavorite and other Grossulars from Itrafo, Madagascar. Gems & Gemology. 48, 178-187
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
'Pyrochlore Supergroup var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte minéralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Citrine
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Rhodizite
Formula: (K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Rynersonite
Formula: CaTa2O6
Schiavinatoite
Formula: (Nb,Ta)(BO4)
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen pers.com 2009 & collection
Stibiotantalite
Formula: Sb(Ta,Nb)O4
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Tourmaline var: Rubellite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Vesuvianite
Formula: (Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection ( #M-575)
Vigezzite ?
Formula: (Ca,Ce)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Description: As alteration of behierite-schiavinatoite crystals
Reference: Pezzotta, Federico (2007): Ta-Nb borates and other rare accessory phases in granitic pegmatites of the Itremo region, central Madagascar. Bergverksmuseet Skrift 35,97-98
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte minéralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte minéralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Zircon var: Malacon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte minéralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Cesiokenopyrochlore (TL)4.DH.□Nb2(O,OH)6Cs1−x (x ∼ 0.20)
Columbite-(Mn)4.DB.35Mn2+Nb2O6
'Microlite Group'4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Citrine4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rynersonite4.DF.05CaTa2O6
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Stibiotantalite4.DE.30Sb(Ta,Nb)O4
Vigezzite ?4.DF.05(Ca,Ce)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 6 - Borates
Béhierite6.AC.15(Ta5+,Nb5+)(BO4)
Hambergite6.AB.05Be2(BO3)(OH)
Londonite6.GC.05(Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Rhodizite6.GC.05(K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Schiavinatoite6.AC.15(Nb,Ta)(BO4)
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Clinohumite9.AF.55Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Danburite9.FA.65CaB2Si2O8
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
var: Tsavorite9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
'Liddicoatite' ?9.CK.05Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Amazonite9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Vesuvianite9.BG.35(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
var: Malacon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Andradite-Grossular Series'-
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'Lepidolite'-
'Londonite-Rhodizite Series'-
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite'-
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'-A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
'var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'-A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Rubellite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Stibiotantalite8.1.6.2Sb(Ta,Nb)O4
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Microlite Group'8.2.2.1A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
'Pyrochlore Supergroup
var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'
8.2.3.1A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
AB2O6
Columbite-(Mn)8.3.2.4Mn2+Nb2O6
Rynersonite8.3.7.2CaTa2O6
Vigezzite ?8.3.7.1(Ca,Ce)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Group 24 - ANHYDROUS BORATES
A2XO4
Béhierite24.1.2.1(Ta5+,Nb5+)(BO4)
Group 25 - ANHYDROUS BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Monoborates
Hambergite25.1.1.1Be2(BO3)(OH)
Miscellaneous
Rhodizite25.8.2.1(K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
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
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Clinohumite52.3.2d.1Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with[Si2O7] with borate groups
Danburite56.3.1.1CaB2Si2O8
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
'Liddicoatite' ?61.3.1.2Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Andradite-Grossular Series'-
Cesiokenopyrochlore (TL)-□Nb2(O,OH)6Cs1−x (x ∼ 0.20)
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Grossular
var: Tsavorite
-Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'Lepidolite'-
Londonite-(Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
'Londonite-Rhodizite Series'-
'Mica Group'-
Microcline
var: Amazonite
-K(AlSi3O8)
'Monazite'-
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'-A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
Quartz
var: Citrine
-SiO2
var: Rose Quartz-SiO2
Schiavinatoite-(Nb,Ta)(BO4)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Rubellite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)
Zircon
var: Malacon
-Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Cesiokenopyrochlore□Nb2(O,OH)6Cs1−x (x ∼ 0.20)
H HambergiteBe2(BO3)(OH)
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
LiLithium
Li LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be HambergiteBe2(BO3)(OH)
Be Londonite(Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Rhodizite(K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
BBoron
B HambergiteBe2(BO3)(OH)
B Londonite(Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
B DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B Rhodizite(K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
B Béhierite(Ta5+,Nb5+)(BO4)
B Schiavinatoite(Nb,Ta)(BO4)
B Tourmaline (var: Rubellite)A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
B LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O Cesiokenopyrochlore□Nb2(O,OH)6Cs1−x (x ∼ 0.20)
O HambergiteBe2(BO3)(OH)
O Londonite(Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Rhodizite(K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
O Béhierite(Ta5+,Nb5+)(BO4)
O Columbite-(Mn)Mn2+Nb2O6
O Schiavinatoite(Nb,Ta)(BO4)
O StibiotantaliteSb(Ta,Nb)O4
O RynersoniteCaTa2O6
O Zircon (var: Malacon)Zr(SiO4)
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O CalciteCaCO3
O ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Tourmaline (var: Rubellite)A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O Grossular (var: Tsavorite)Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Vigezzite(Ca,Ce)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
FFluorine
F ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
F Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
NaSodium
Na Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
MgMagnesium
Mg ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Londonite(Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Al Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Rhodizite(K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al Grossular (var: Tsavorite)Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Zircon (var: Malacon)Zr(SiO4)
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
Si Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si Grossular (var: Tsavorite)Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
K Rhodizite(K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
Ca RynersoniteCaTa2O6
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca Grossular (var: Tsavorite)Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Ca Vigezzite(Ca,Ce)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
TiTitanium
Ti Vigezzite(Ca,Ce)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
MnManganese
Mn Columbite-(Mn)Mn2+Nb2O6
FeIron
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Fe Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr Zircon (var: Malacon)Zr(SiO4)
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Cesiokenopyrochlore□Nb2(O,OH)6Cs1−x (x ∼ 0.20)
Nb Columbite-(Mn)Mn2+Nb2O6
Nb Schiavinatoite(Nb,Ta)(BO4)
Nb Vigezzite(Ca,Ce)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
SbAntimony
Sb StibiotantaliteSb(Ta,Nb)O4
CsCaesium
Cs Cesiokenopyrochlore□Nb2(O,OH)6Cs1−x (x ∼ 0.20)
Cs Londonite(Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Vigezzite(Ca,Ce)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
TaTantalum
Ta Béhierite(Ta5+,Nb5+)(BO4)
Ta Microlite GroupA2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Ta Schiavinatoite(Nb,Ta)(BO4)
Ta StibiotantaliteSb(Ta,Nb)O4
Ta RynersoniteCaTa2O6
Ta Vigezzite(Ca,Ce)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
BiBismuth
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3

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