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Joe Mine (Joe shaft), Cochise County, Arizona, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
31° North , 110° West (est.)
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Margin of Error:
~2km
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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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26 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Detailed Mineral List:

Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 211
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Visual identification by Brent Thorne.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 212-213.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne. XRD analyzed.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Brent Thorne specimens
Dugganite
Formula: Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Description: On old dumps.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 209.
'Dunhamite' ?
Formula: PbTeO3(?)
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 211.
Emmonsite
Formula: Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 356, 375.
Empressite
Formula: AgTe
Colour: Tin-white
Description: Occurs as large (1 inch = 2.5 cm) masses of crystalline material in flinty quartz-opal gangue, partly altered to rickardite, then anglesite and rodalquilarite.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 212.; Williams, S. (1980). Schieffelinite, a new lead tellurate-sulphate from Tombstone, Arizona. Mineralogical Magazine, 43(330), 771-773.
Frohbergite
Formula: FeTe2
Description: Occurs in brecciated Bisbee group shale cemented by granular pyrite.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 227; Williams, S.A. (1980b), The Tombstone District, Cochise Co., AZ, Min.Rec.: 11: 251-256.
'Girdite' (FRL)
Formula: H2Pb3(Te4+O3)(Te6+O6)
Type Locality:
Reference: Williams, S. (1980). Schieffelinite, a new lead tellurate-sulphate from Tombstone, Arizona. Mineralogical Magazine, 43(330), 771-773.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 375.
Gold
Formula: Au
Description: Formed as a secondary mineral due to oxidation of krennerite.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 269.; Williams, S. (1980). Schieffelinite, a new lead tellurate-sulphate from Tombstone, Arizona. Mineralogical Magazine, 43(330), 771-773.
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Brent Thorne specimens
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Brent Thorne specimens
Krennerite
Formula: Au3AgTe8
Description: Granular material altered to gold and paratellurite by oxidation.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 269.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of AZ, 3rd.ed.: 211, 212-213, 356.
Ottoite
Formula: Pb2TeO5
Reference: Marty, J., Kampf, A. R., Housley, R. M., Mills, S. J. & Weiß, S.. (2010). Seltene neue Tellurmineralien aus Kalifornien, Utah, Arizona und New Mexiko (USA). Lapis, 35 (12), 42-51; 66.
Paratellurite
Formula: TeO2
Habit: Crystals up to 3mm long
Description: Occurs in partly oxidized, pyritic telluride ore in cavities with tellurites and anglesite.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 269, 321.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Description: Occurs as granular material and cementing matter in brecciated Bisbee group shale.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 227; Williams, S.A. (1980b), The Tombstone District, Cochise Co., AZ, Min.Rec.: 11: 251-256.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Williams, S. (1980). Schieffelinite, a new lead tellurate-sulphate from Tombstone, Arizona. Mineralogical Magazine, 43(330), 771-773.
Rickardite
Formula: Cu7Te5
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 212-213.
Rodalquilarite
Formula: Fe2(TeO2OH)3(TeO3)Cl
Habit: Highly perfect 1 mm crystals
Colour: oil-green to pistachio-green inclining to bright cadmium-yellow
Description: Occurs as crystals and cleavage plates to 2.5 cm (1 inch) diameter. Formed on fractures in silicified & opalized pyritic shales.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 211, 212, 356.; Williams, S. (1980). Schieffelinite, a new lead tellurate-sulphate from Tombstone, Arizona. Mineralogical Magazine, 43(330), 771-773.
Schieffelinite (TL)
Formula: Pb10Te6+6O20(OH)14(SO4)(H2O)5
Type Locality:
Habit: Individual crystals to 1 mm
Colour: Colorless, milk-white
Description: Occurs as clusters of intergrown scales in a shattered quartz vein.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 364; Williams, S.A. (1980a), Schieffelinite, a new lead tellurate-sulfate from Tombstone, AZ, Mineralogical Magazine: 43: 771-773; Rocks & Min.:57:16.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: No reference listed
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne
Sonoraite
Formula: Fe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
Habit: Crystal fibers to 2 mm long
Colour: Yellow
Description: Distinctive crystals in goethite gossan with tellurites; also replaces emmonsite spicules & tubes.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 356, 375.
Spiroffite
Formula: Mn2+2Te4+3O8
Habit: Deeply corroded crystals
Colour: Pale pink
Description: Occurs very sparingly as large (0.5 inches = 1.25 cm) commonly found in intensely silicified pyritic shales.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 379.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Empressite2.CB.80AgTe
Frohbergite2.EB.10aFeTe2
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Krennerite2.EA.15Au3AgTe8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Rickardite2.BA.30Cu7Te5
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Emmonsite4.JM.10Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
'Girdite' (TL)4.JL.30H2Pb3(Te4+O3)(Te6+O6)
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Paratellurite4.DE.25TeO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rodalquilarite4.JL.05Fe2(TeO2OH)3(TeO3)Cl
Sonoraite4.JN.05Fe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
Spiroffite4.JK.10Mn2+2Te4+3O8
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Schieffelinite (TL)7.CD.55Pb10Te6+6O20(OH)14(SO4)(H2O)5
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Dugganite8.DL.20Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Dunhamite' ?-PbTeO3(?)
Ottoite-Pb2TeO5

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Empressite2.8.25.AgTe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Frohbergite2.12.2.3FeTe2
Krennerite2.12.13.1Au3AgTe8
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Miscellaneous
Rickardite2.16.15.1Cu7Te5
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Paratellurite4.4.3.2TeO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 33 - SELENATES AND TELLURATES
Compound Selenates and Tellurates
'Girdite' (FRL)33.3.3.1H2Pb3(Te4+O3)(Te6+O6)
Schieffelinite (TL)33.3.1.1Pb10Te6+6O20(OH)14(SO4)(H2O)5
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
A2(XO3)3·xH2O
Emmonsite34.3.3.1Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
A(X3O8)
Spiroffite34.5.1.1Mn2+2Te4+3O8
Anhydrous Selenites, Tellurites and Sulfites containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Rodalquilarite34.6.2.1Fe2(TeO2OH)3(TeO3)Cl
Hydrated Selenites, Tellurites and Sulfites containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Sonoraite34.7.1.1Fe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Normal Compound Phosphates, etc·
Dugganite43.2.5.1Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Dunhamite' ?-PbTeO3(?)
Ottoite-Pb2TeO5

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SchieffelinitePb10Te66+O20(OH)14(SO4)(H2O)5
H GirditeH2Pb3(Te4+O3)(Te6+O6)
H SonoraiteFe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
H RodalquilariteFe2(TeO2OH)3(TeO3)Cl
H EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O SchieffelinitePb10Te66+O20(OH)14(SO4)(H2O)5
O GirditeH2Pb3(Te4+O3)(Te6+O6)
O SonoraiteFe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O RodalquilariteFe2(TeO2OH)3(TeO3)Cl
O EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O SpiroffiteMn22+Te34+O8
O ParatelluriteTeO2
O DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
O AnglesitePbSO4
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O AnataseTiO2
O CerussitePbCO3
O OttoitePb2TeO5
O QuartzSiO2
O DunhamitePbTeO3(?)
SiSilicon
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S SchieffelinitePb10Te66+O20(OH)14(SO4)(H2O)5
S AnglesitePbSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl RodalquilariteFe2(TeO2OH)3(TeO3)Cl
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
MnManganese
Mn SpiroffiteMn22+Te34+O8
FeIron
Fe SonoraiteFe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe RodalquilariteFe2(TeO2OH)3(TeO3)Cl
Fe EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe FrohbergiteFeTe2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu RickarditeCu7Te5
ZnZinc
Zn DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
AsArsenic
As DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
AgSilver
Ag EmpressiteAgTe
Ag KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag SilverAg
TeTellurium
Te SchieffelinitePb10Te66+O20(OH)14(SO4)(H2O)5
Te GirditeH2Pb3(Te4+O3)(Te6+O6)
Te SonoraiteFe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
Te RodalquilariteFe2(TeO2OH)3(TeO3)Cl
Te EmpressiteAgTe
Te EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Te SpiroffiteMn22+Te34+O8
Te ParatelluriteTeO2
Te DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Te AltaitePbTe
Te RickarditeCu7Te5
Te KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Te FrohbergiteFeTe2
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te OttoitePb2TeO5
Te DunhamitePbTeO3(?)
AuGold
Au KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb SchieffelinitePb10Te66+O20(OH)14(SO4)(H2O)5
Pb GirditeH2Pb3(Te4+O3)(Te6+O6)
Pb DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Pb AltaitePbTe
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb OttoitePb2TeO5
Pb DunhamitePbTeO3(?)

References

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Williams, S.A. (1980a), Schieffelinite, a new lead tellurate-sulfate from Tombstone, Arizona, Mineralogical Magazine: 43: 771-773.
Williams, S.A. (1980b), The Tombstone District, Cochise County, Arizona, Mineralogical Record: 11: 251-256
Rocks & Minerals (1982): 57: 16.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd. ed.: 209, 211, 212-213, 227, 269, 321, 356, 364, 375, 379.

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