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Keith Quarry (Towne Quarry), West Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° North , 70° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~4km
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Granite pegmatite. A gemstone and specimen quarry (tourmaline) in pegmatite. Western Mt. Apatite group. - Oxford pegmatite field. Leased by John Seaver Towne, Brunswick, ME (jeweler & gemologist).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


36 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: No reference listed
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: USGS Bull 445
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: No reference listed
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: No reference listed
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Guidebook 1 to Mineral Collecting in the Maine Pegmatite Belt Pg 2
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: No reference listed
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: No reference listed
Beryl var: Heliodor
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Habit: hexagonal prisms with pinacoids
Colour: yellow to yellow-orange
Description: massive to subhedral prisms to at least 15 cm frozen in matrix, associated with cleavelandite, quartz, schorl, columbite
Reference: Harold Moritz collection
Beryl var: Morganite
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: No reference listed
'Biotite'
Reference: USGS Bull 445
Brazilianite
Formula: NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Dick Dionne
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: USGS Bull 445
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: USGS Bull 445
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Reference: Thompson, W, Joyner, D., Woodman, R., and King, V., 1998. Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd ed.; King and Foord, 1994, Mineralogy of Maine
Cookeite
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: USGS Bull 445
Dickinsonite-(KMnNa)
Formula: {KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn2+13}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
Reference: No reference listed
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 62:419.; USGS Bull 445
Fairfieldite
Formula: Ca2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: No reference listed
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 9:15-16.; USGS Bull 445; Guidebook 1 to Mineral Collecting in the Maine Pegmatite Belt Pg 2
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: No reference listed
Hydroxylherderite
Formula: CaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Fluorescence: Pale creamy white to very pale yellow
Reference: USGS Bull 445
'Indicolite' ?
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: No reference listed
'Lepidolite'
Reference: USGS Bull 445
Lithiophilite
Formula: LiMn2+PO4
Reference: No reference listed
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: No reference listed
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: USGS Bull 445
Montebrasite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Reference: No reference listed
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: No reference listed
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: USGS Bull 445
Muscovite var: Schernikite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Habit: curved foliae
Colour: silver-gray to lavender
Description: curved "ball-peen" aggregates to 3 or so cm across, showing tessellated, rhombic fibers in cross-section. Associated with cleavelandite, smoky quartz, normal muscovite.
Reference: Harold Moritz collection
Pollucite
Formula: (Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Purpurite ?
Formula: (Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
Reference: No reference listed
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: USGS Bull 445
Quartz var: Citrine
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Guidebook 1 to Mineral Collecting in the Maine Pegmatite Belt Pg 2
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Guidebook 1 to Mineral Collecting in the Maine Pegmatite Belt Pg 2
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: USGS Bull 445
'Rubellite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: No reference listed
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: USGS Bull 445
Spessartine ?
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: No reference listed
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: No reference listed
Tantalite-(Mn)
Formula: MnTa2O6
Reference: Thompson, W, Joyner, D., Woodman, R., and King, V., 1998. Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd ed.; King and Foord, 1994, Mineralogy of Maine
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Guidebook 1 to Mineral Collecting in the Maine Pegmatite Belt Pg 2
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: No reference listed
'Tourmaline var: Watermelon Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: King & Foord, 1994. Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1.
Triplite
Formula: (Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Reference: No reference listed
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: No reference listed
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: No reference listed
'Verdelite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: No reference listed
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: No reference listed

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
Columbite-(Mn)4.DB.35(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Gahnite4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Citrine4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Tantalite-(Mn)4.DB.35MnTa2O6
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Autunite'8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
'Brazilianite'8.BK.05NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Dickinsonite-(KMnNa)8.BF.05{KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn2+13}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
Fairfieldite8.CG.05Ca2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Hydroxylherderite8.BA.10CaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Lithiophilite8.AB.10LiMn2+PO4
Montebrasite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Purpurite ?8.AB.10(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
Triplite8.BB.10(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Almandine'9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Annite'9.EC.20KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Bertrandite'9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
'Beryl'9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Heliodor9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Morganite9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Cookeite9.EC.55(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Schernikite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pollucite9.GB.05(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Spessartine ?9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
'Zircon'9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series-
Indicolite ?-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Lepidolite-
Rubellite-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Watermelon Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Verdelite-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Gahnite7.2.1.4ZnAl2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Columbite-(Mn)8.3.2.4(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)8.3.2.3MnTa2O6
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Lithiophilite38.1.1.2LiMn2+PO4
AXO4
Purpurite ?38.4.1.2(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Fairfieldite40.2.2.1Ca2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Brazilianite41.5.7.1NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Hydroxylherderite41.5.4.2CaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Montebrasite41.5.8.2LiAl(PO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Triplite41.6.1.2(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq
Dickinsonite-(KMnNa)41.7.2.2{KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn2+13}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Hydroxylapatite41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spessartine ?51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(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 [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
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
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
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
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Annite71.2.2b.3KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Cookeite71.4.1.2(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
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
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Pollucite77.1.1.2(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
Beryl
var: Heliodor
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Morganite-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Indicolite' ?-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Lepidolite'-
Muscovite
var: Schernikite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
var: Citrine
-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Rubellite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Watermelon Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Verdelite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
H Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Dickinsonite-(KMnNa){KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn132+}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H FairfielditeCa2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
H HydroxylherderiteCaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
H MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
H Muscovite (var: Schernikite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
LiLithium
Li Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li LithiophiliteLiMn2+PO4
Li MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be HydroxylherderiteCaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Be Beryl (var: Morganite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B RubelliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B VerdeliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B Tourmaline (var: Watermelon Tourmaline)A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
O Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Dickinsonite-(KMnNa){KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn132+}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O FairfielditeCa2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O GahniteZnAl2O4
O Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
O HydroxylherderiteCaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
O IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O LithiophiliteLiMn2+PO4
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O Beryl (var: Morganite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
O Purpurite(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O RubelliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Muscovite (var: Schernikite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Tantalite-(Mn)MnTa2O6
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
O UraniniteUO2
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O VerdeliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Tourmaline (var: Watermelon Tourmaline)A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na Dickinsonite-(KMnNa){KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn132+}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Dickinsonite-(KMnNa){KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn132+}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al GahniteZnAl2O4
Al Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al Beryl (var: Morganite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Al Muscovite (var: Schernikite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Beryl (var: Morganite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Schernikite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
P Dickinsonite-(KMnNa){KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn132+}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
P FairfielditeCa2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
P HydroxylherderiteCaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
P LithiophiliteLiMn2+PO4
P MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
P Purpurite(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
P Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Dickinsonite-(KMnNa){KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn132+}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Schernikite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca Dickinsonite-(KMnNa){KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn132+}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
Ca FairfielditeCa2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
Ca HydroxylherderiteCaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
MnManganese
Mn Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Mn Dickinsonite-(KMnNa){KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn132+}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
Mn FairfielditeCa2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Mn LithiophiliteLiMn2+PO4
Mn Purpurite(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn Tantalite-(Mn)MnTa2O6
Mn Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Fe Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe Purpurite(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
ZnZinc
Zn GahniteZnAl2O4
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As LöllingiteFeAs2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
CsCaesium
Cs Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
TaTantalum
Ta Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Ta Tantalite-(Mn)MnTa2O6
UUranium
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

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Bastin, Edson Sunderland (1911), Geology of the pegmatites and associated rocks of Maine, including feldspar, quartz, mica, and gem deposits. USGS Bulletin 445.
Rocks & Minerals (1934): 9: 15-16.
Maine Federation Club (1973), Guidebook 1 to Mineral Collecting in the Maine Pegmatite Belt: 2.
Rocks & Minerals (1987): 62: 419.
Thompson, W, Joyner, D., Woodman, R., and King, V. (1998), Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd ed., King and Foord, 1994, Mineralogy of Maine.


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