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Rosebery Mine (EZ Mine), Rosebery, Rosebery district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 46' 59'' South , 145° 31' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -41.78306,145.51667
GeoHash:G#: r0x6r3dh0
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


A Zn-Pb-Cu-Ag-Au VMS-type deposit on the slopes of Mt Black in western Tasmania. The deposit was discovered in 1893 but not worked on a large scale until 1936 due to the very fine grain size of the intimately combined sulphides. The underground mine is still in operation today ('MMG Rosebery Mine'), with an expected mine life of >2020. It has previously been operated by several other companies, initially EZ (Electrolytic Zinc), later Pasminco, Oz Minerals and Zinifex, recently taken over by MMG.

The mine has the capacity to produce approximately 700,000 tonnes of ore a year, which is then processed into zinc concentrate, lead concentrate, and gold and silver doré. It also produces a small amount of copper concentrate.

The ore is a volcanic-related (Mt. Read volcanics), sediment-hosted, pyrite-rich massive sulphide, with numerous discrete orebodies, but no gossans. There has been some overprinting by Devonian granites, related to an underlying granite intrusion. This has resulted in some unusual mineralisatio zones, including magnetite, biotite, spessartine, danalite, rhodonite, etc.

Mineralogically, it is best known for its vein minerals, mostly barite and other barium minerals, plus rhodochrosite and boulangerite.

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This is a list of additional names that have been recorded for mineral labels associated with this locality in the minID database. This may include previous versions of the locality name hierarchy from mindat.org, data entry errors, and it may also include unconfirmed sublocality names or other names that can only be matched to this level.

Rosebery Mine, Rosebery, Rosebery district, Tasmania, Australia

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Mineral List


56 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Reference: Hall, S. (1990). The Koonya Prospect, Rosebery, Tasmania (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania.).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Alstonite
Formula: BaCa(CO3)2
Habit: bipyramidal
Colour: white
Reference: SUTHERLAND, F. L. and BOTTRILL, R.S., 2004. Zeolites of western Tasmania. Australian Jnl. Mineralogy, 10, 59-72
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Hall, S. (1990). The Koonya Prospect, Rosebery, Tasmania (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania.).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Habit: Bladed
Colour: white to golden yellow and brown
Reference: Bottrill & Baker 2008 "catalogue of minerals of Tasmania"; Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Huston, D. L., & Large, R. R. (1988). Distribution, mineralogy, and geochemistry of gold and silver in the north end orebody, Rosebery, Tasmania. Economic Geology, 83(6), 1181-1192.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Barytocalcite
Formula: BaCa(CO3)2
Habit: Bladed aggregates
Colour: pale brown to cream
Description: Crystals to 1.5cm
Reference: Ralph Bottrill collection, XRD confirmed
Bianchite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)SO4 · 6H2O
Description: post-mining efflorescence with goslarite
Reference: R Bottrrill, unpub. analyses
'Biotite'
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Hall, S. (1990). The Koonya Prospect, Rosebery, Tasmania (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania.).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Econ Geol (1987) 82:1239-1258; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Celsian
Formula: Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Bottrill, R.S. & Baker, W.E. (2008) A Catalogue of the Minerals of Tasmania. Bull. 73. Tasmanian Geological Survey; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Huston, D. L., & Large, R. R. (1988). Distribution, mineralogy, and geochemistry of gold and silver in the north end orebody, Rosebery, Tasmania. Economic Geology, 83(6), 1181-1192.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Econ Geol (1987) 82:1239-1258; Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Danalite
Formula: Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Bottrill, R.S. & Baker, W.E. (2008) A Catalogue of the Minerals of Tasmania. Bull. 73. Tasmanian Geological Survey
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Huston, D. L., & Large, R. R. (1988). Distribution, mineralogy, and geochemistry of gold and silver in the north end orebody, Rosebery, Tasmania. Economic Geology, 83(6), 1181-1192.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Freieslebenite
Formula: AgPbSbS3
Reference: Sutton, P. (2012). Paul Ramdohr in Australia: Contributions to Mineralogy, Mineragraphy, Ore Genesis and Meteoritics Resulting from His Three Visits. Historical Records of Australian Science, 23(2), 142-158.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Econ Geol (1987) 82:291-307; Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Huston, D. L., & Large, R. R. (1988). Distribution, mineralogy, and geochemistry of gold and silver in the north end orebody, Rosebery, Tasmania. Economic Geology, 83(6), 1181-1192.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Huston, D. L., & Large, R. R. (1988). Distribution, mineralogy, and geochemistry of gold and silver in the north end orebody, Rosebery, Tasmania. Economic Geology, 83(6), 1181-1192.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
'commodity:Gold'
Formula: Au
Reference:  
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Description: Post-mining effloresence and stalachtites, with bianchite
Reference: R Bottrrill, unpub. analyses
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Habit: Marburg twins
Colour: white
Reference: SUTHERLAND, F. L. and BOTTRILL, R.S., 2004. Zeolites of western Tasmania. Australian Jnl. Mineralogy, 10, 59-72
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).
Jordanite
Formula: Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Kobellite
Formula: Pb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.
Lead
Formula: Pb
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
'commodity:Lead'
Formula: Pb
Reference:  
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Maldonite
Formula: Au2Bi
Reference: Bottrill, R.S. & Baker, W.E. (2008) A Catalogue of the Minerals of Tasmania. Bull. 73. Tasmanian Geological Survey; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Meneghinite
Formula: Pb13CuSb7S24
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1987) 82:1239-1258; Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Huston, D. L., & Large, R. R. (1988). Distribution, mineralogy, and geochemistry of gold and silver in the north end orebody, Rosebery, Tasmania. Economic Geology, 83(6), 1181-1192.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Pyrophanite
Formula: Mn2+TiO3
Reference: R Bottrill, unpublished data
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Econ Geol (1987) 82:1239-1258; Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Huston, D. L., & Large, R. R. (1988). Distribution, mineralogy, and geochemistry of gold and silver in the north end orebody, Rosebery, Tasmania. Economic Geology, 83(6), 1181-1192.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: R Bottrill unpub data, 2018
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.
'commodity:Silver'
Formula: Ag
Reference:  
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Bottrill, R.S. & Baker, W.E. (2008) A Catalogue of the Minerals of Tasmania. Bull. 73. Tasmanian Geological Survey
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Huston, D. L., & Large, R. R. (1988). Distribution, mineralogy, and geochemistry of gold and silver in the north end orebody, Rosebery, Tasmania. Economic Geology, 83(6), 1181-1192.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Sulvanite
Formula: Cu3VS4
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: R Bottrill, unpub. analyses; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Huston, D. L., & Large, R. R. (1988). Distribution, mineralogy, and geochemistry of gold and silver in the north end orebody, Rosebery, Tasmania. Economic Geology, 83(6), 1181-1192.; Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).; Hall, S. (1990). The Koonya Prospect, Rosebery, Tasmania (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania.).
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Econ Geol (1987) 82:1239-1258; Large, R. R., Allen, R. L., Blake, M. D., & Herrmann, W. (2001). Hydrothermal alteration and volatile element halos for the Rosebery K lens volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96(5), 1055-1072.; Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Ullmannite
Formula: NiSbS
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Habit: Barrel-shaped hexagonal prisms, usually hollow
Colour: white to pale yellow
Description: Crystals to 15mm, lustrous to silky
Reference: Ralph Bottrill collection, XRD ID
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Zaw, K., Large, R. R., & Huston, D. L. (1997). Petrologic and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(5), 1325-1349.
'commodity:Zinc'
Formula: Zn
Reference:  

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Bismuth'1.CA.05Bi
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Lead1.AA.05Pb
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
'Aikinite'2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
'Boulangerite'2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
'Bournonite'2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Cosalite'2.JB.10Pb2Bi2S5
'Cubanite'2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
'Enargite'2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
'Freieslebenite'2.JB.15AgPbSbS3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Jordanite2.JB.30aPb14(As,Sb)6S23
Kobellite2.HB.10aPb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
Maldonite2.AA.40Au2Bi
Meneghinite2.HB.05bPb13CuSb7S24
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Sulvanite2.CB.70Cu3VS4
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Ullmannite2.EB.25NiSbS
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Pyrophanite4.CB.05Mn2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Alstonite'5.AB.35BaCa(CO3)2
'Barytocalcite'5.AB.45BaCa(CO3)2
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
'Bianchite'7.CB.25(Zn,Fe)SO4 · 6H2O
Goslarite7.CB.40ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Celsian'9.FA.30Ba(Al2Si2O8)
'Danalite'9.FB.10Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Helvine9.FB.10Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Fuchsite9.EC.15K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

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
Lead1.1.1.4Pb
Maldonite1.1.3.1Au2Bi
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Ullmannite2.12.3.3NiSbS
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Sulvanite3.2.3.1Cu3VS4
3 <ø < 4
Jordanite3.3.1.1Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Meneghinite3.3.5.1Pb13CuSb7S24
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Aikinite3.4.5.1PbCuBiS3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Freieslebenite3.4.6.2AgPbSbS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
Cosalite3.5.9.1Pb2Bi2S5
2 < ø < 2.49
Kobellite3.6.19.1Pb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
ø = 2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Pyrophanite4.3.5.3Mn2+TiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Alstonite14.2.5.1BaCa(CO3)2
Barytocalcite14.2.6.1BaCa(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Bianchite29.6.8.2(Zn,Fe)SO4 · 6H2O
Goslarite29.6.11.2ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(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
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Celsian76.1.1.4Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Danalite76.2.4.2Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Helvine76.2.4.1Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Harmotome77.1.3.5(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Muscovite
var: Fuchsite
-K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Sericite-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Bianchite(Zn,Fe)SO4 · 6H2O
H Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
H GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
H Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
Be HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C AlstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
C BarytocalciteBaCa(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C WitheriteBaCO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AlstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O BarytocalciteBaCa(CO3)2
O Bianchite(Zn,Fe)SO4 · 6H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
O DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
O GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
O Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
O HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
O HematiteFe2O3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O RutileTiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O WitheriteBaCO3
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
Al Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Al Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
Si DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
Si Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Si Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Si HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S AikinitePbCuBiS3
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BaryteBaSO4
S Bianchite(Zn,Fe)SO4 · 6H2O
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CosalitePb2Bi2S5
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
S GalenaPbS
S GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
S HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
S JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
S KobellitePb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
S MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
S MiargyriteAgSbS2
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulvaniteCu3VS4
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S UllmanniteNiSbS
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
K Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AlstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
Ca BarytocalciteBaCa(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Ca KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
VVanadium
V SulvaniteCu3VS4
CrChromium
Cr Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
MnManganese
Mn HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Mn KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Mn PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe KobellitePb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
NiNickel
Ni UllmanniteNiSbS
CuCopper
Cu AikinitePbCuBiS3
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu KobellitePb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
Cu MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Cu SulvaniteCu3VS4
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn Bianchite(Zn,Fe)SO4 · 6H2O
Zn GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Ag MiargyriteAgSbS2
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
SbAntimony
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Sb JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
Sb KobellitePb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
Sb MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Sb MiargyriteAgSbS2
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb UllmanniteNiSbS
BaBarium
Ba AlstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba BarytocalciteBaCa(CO3)2
Ba CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
Ba Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Ba WitheriteBaCO3
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu
Au MaldoniteAu2Bi
PbLead
Pb AikinitePbCuBiS3
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb CosalitePb2Bi2S5
Pb FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
Pb KobellitePb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
Pb LeadPb
Pb MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
BiBismuth
Bi AikinitePbCuBiS3
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi CosalitePb2Bi2S5
Bi KobellitePb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
Bi MaldoniteAu2Bi

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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Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3186041
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Limestone,sandstone,slate,quartzite,conglomerate

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]

Early Ordovician - Guzhangian
470 - 500.5 Ma



ID: 926432
Denison Group and correlates

Age: Paleozoic (470 - 500.5 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Denison Group

Description: Marine to non-marine quartzose conglomerate-sandstone-siltstone sequences

Comments: sedimentary siliciclastic; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Sedimentary siliciclastic

Reference: Raymond, O.L., Liu, S., Gallagher, R., Zhang, W., Highet, L.M. Surface Geology of Australia 1:1 million scale dataset 2012 edition. Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia). [5]

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

References

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Brathwaite, R. L. (1969). The geology of the Rosebery ore deposit (Doctoral dissertation, University of Tasmania).
Lees, T.C., Khin Zaw, Large, R.R. and Huston, D.L., (1990): Rosebery and Hercules copper-lead-zinc deposits. In: Geology of the mineral deposits of Australia and Papua New Guinea. Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Melbourne. 1241-1247.
Khin Zaw, (1992). The effect of Devonian metamorphism and metasomatism on the Cambrian VMS deposits in the Rosebery - Hercules district, W. Tasmania. PhD Thesis [unpub.], Univ. Tasm.
Khin Zaw, R.R. Large and D.L. Huston, (1997). Petrological and geochemical significance of a Devonian replacement zone in the Cambrian Rosebery massive sulfide deposit, western Tasmania. Canadian Mineralogist 35, p. 1325-1349
Berry, M.V., Edwards, P.W., Georgi, H.T., Graves. C.C., Carnie, C.W.A., Fare, R.J., Hale, C.T., Helm, S.W., Hobby, D.J. and Willis, R.D., (1998): Rosebery lead-zinc-gold-silver-copper deposit. In: Berkman, D.A., and Mackenzie, D.H., (eds.): Geology of Australian and Papua New Guinean Mineral Deposits. Monograph 22. Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Melbourne. 481-486.
Large, RR and Allen, RL and Blake, MD and Herrmann, W (2001): Hydrothermal Alteration and Volatile Element Halos for the Rosebery K Lens Volcanic-Hosted Massive Sulfide Deposit, Western Tasmania. Economic Geology, 96, 1055-1072.
Bottrill, R. S. & Baker, W. E. (2008): A Catalogue of the Minerals of Tasmania. Geological Survey Bulletin 73, Mineral Resources Tasmania
Huston, D. L. and R. R. Large, 1988. Distribution, mineralogy and geochemistry of gold and silver in the north end orebody, Rosebery, Tasmania. Economic Geology 83: 1181-1192.

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