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Pollone Mine, Valdicastello Carducci, Pietrasanta, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italyi
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Pollone MineMine
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Name(s) in local language(s):Miniera del Pollone, Valdicastello Carducci, Pietrasanta, Alpi Apuane, Lucca, Toscana, Italia
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° 57' North , 10° 16' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 43.95000,10.26667
GeoHash:G#: spz618ggq
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


The Ba-Fe deposits of this area, in which there is also the Pollone Mine occurrence, are located on the southern edge of a tectonic window called "S. Anna Window".

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53 valid minerals. 5 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Christian V. Mavris collection; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pardini, S. & Passarino, G. (2012). Sterryite e parasterryite. I solfosali aciculari di piombo e argento della miniera del Pollone (Pietrasanta, Lucca). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2012, 76-91
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
'Alum Group'
Formula: XAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Biagioni, C. (2009). Minerali della Provincia di Lucca. Associazione Micro-Mineralogica Italiana, Cremona, 352 pp. ; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pardini, S. & Passarino, G. (2012). Sterryite e parasterryite. I solfosali aciculari di piombo e argento della miniera del Pollone (Pietrasanta, Lucca). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2012, 76-91
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Baldi M., 1982. La miniera del Pollone a Valdicastello. Riv. Miner. Ital., 6: 46-58.; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pardini, S. & Passarino, G. (2012). Sterryite e parasterryite. I solfosali aciculari di piombo e argento della miniera del Pollone (Pietrasanta, Lucca). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2012, 76-91
Billingsleyite
Formula: Ag7AsS6
Reference: Biagioni, C., Bindi, L., Orlandi, P., Michelucci, E., Bazzoni, C., Bernocchi, M. & Mangoni, G. (2014): Billingsleyite e fettelite. Nuovi ritrovamenti toscani. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 38(1), 26-31.
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Biagioni, C. (2009). Minerali della Provincia di Lucca. Associazione Micro-Mineralogica Italiana, Cremona, 352 pp. ; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Baldi M., 1982. La miniera del Pollone a Valdicastello. Riv. Miner. Ital., 6: 46-58.; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
Carducciite (TL)
Formula: (Ag2Sb2)Pb12(As,Sb)16S40
Type Locality:
Reference: Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Biagioni C. (2016): "Monazite". Miniera del Pollone, Valdicastello Carducci, Pietrasanta (LU). Novità di mineralogia sistematica italiana. Riv. Mineral. Ital., 50, 2 (2-2016), 123.
Chovanite
Formula: Pb15-2xSb14+2xS36Ox (x ~ 0.2)
Reference: Biagioni C., Moëlo Y., Orlandi P. (2014): Apuan Alps: a reference ore district for the study of sulfosalt crystal-chemistry. Plinius, 40, 296.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Carmignani L., Dessau G., Duchi G., 1975. Una mineralizzazione sintettonica: il giacimento di Valdicastello (Alpi Apuane). Rapporti tra tettonica e minerogenesi in Toscana. Boll. Soc. Geol. It. n. 94, pp. 725-728.
Coquimbite
Formula: Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Reference: Christian V. Mavris collection
Diaphorite
Formula: Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Reference: Frizzo P., Simone S., 1995. Diaphorite in the Pollone ore deposit (Apuan Alps-Tuscany, Italy). Europ. J. Miner., 7: 705-708.; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Famatinite
Formula: Cu3SbS4
Reference: Moëlo, Y., Orlandi, P., Guillot-Deudon, C., Biagioni, C., Paar, W.H., Evain, M. (2011). Lead–antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XI. The new mineral parasterryite, Ag4Pb20(Sb14.5As9.5)S=24S58, and associated sterryite, Cu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb18-15As4-7)S=22(As–As)S56, from Pollone mine (Tuscany, Italy). Canadian Mineralogist, 49, 623-638. ; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pardini, S. & Passarino, G. (2012). Sterryite e parasterryite. I solfosali aciculari di piombo e argento della miniera del Pollone (Pietrasanta, Lucca). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2012, 76-91
Fettelite
Formula: [Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
Reference: Biagioni, C., Bindi, L., Orlandi, P., Michelucci, E., Bazzoni, C., Bernocchi, M. & Mangoni, G. (2014): Billingsleyite e fettelite. Nuovi ritrovamenti toscani. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 38(1), 26-31.
Florencite-(Ce)
Formula: CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Senesi F., 2000. Koninckite e altri fosfati della miniera del Pollone (Valdicastello Carducci, Lucca). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 46-48.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Christian V. Mavris collection
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Christian V. Mavris collection
Geocronite
Formula: Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Reference: Bramanti A., 1994. Note di mineralogia italiana. Eccezionali cristalli di geocronite, Valdicastello Carducci. Riv. Miner. Ital., 18: 170. ; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Senesi F., 2000. Koninckite e altri fosfati della miniera del Pollone (Valdicastello Carducci, Lucca). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 46-48.
Jordanite
Formula: Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Reference: Biagioni, C., Dini, A., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pasero, M. & Zaccarini, F. (2016): Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XX. Members of the jordanite-geocronite series from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structures. Minerals, 6, 1-14.; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Koninckite
Formula: Fe3+PO4 · 3H2O
Reference: Senesi F., 2000. Koninckite e altri fosfati della miniera del Pollone (Valdicastello Carducci, Lucca). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 46-48.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Marcobaldiite (TL)
Formula: Pb12(Sb3As2Bi)Σ6S21
Reference: Biagioni, C., Pasero, M., Moëlo, Y., Zaccarini, F., Paar, W.H. and Merlino, S. (2016) Marcobaldiite, IMA 2015-109. CNMNC Newsletter No. 30, April 2016, page 410; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 407–413.
Meerschautite (TL)
Formula: (Ag,Cu)6Pb43-2xSb44+2xS112Ox (x ~0.5)
Type Locality:
Reference: Biagioni, C., Moëlo, Y., Orlandi, P., Stanley, C.J. and Evain, M. (2013) Meerschautite, IMA 2013-061. CNMNC Newsletter No. 17, October 2013, page 3004; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2997-3005. ; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Meneghinite
Formula: Pb13CuSb7S24
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
'Monazite'
Reference: Biagioni C. (2016): "Monazite". Miniera del Pollone, Valdicastello Carducci, Pietrasanta (LU). Novità di mineralogia sistematica italiana. Riv. Mineral. Ital., 50, 2 (2-2016), 123.
Owyheeite
Formula: Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Reference: Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
Parasterryite (TL)
Formula: Ag4Pb20Sb14As10S58
Type Locality:
Reference: Moëlo, Y., Orlandi, P., Guillot-Deudon, C., Biagioni, C., Paar, W.H., Evain, M. (2011). Lead–antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XI. The new mineral parasterryite, Ag4Pb20(Sb14.5As9.5)S=24S58, and associated sterryite, Cu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb18-15As4-7)S=22(As–As)S56, from Pollone mine (Tuscany, Italy). Canadian Mineralogist, 49, 623-638. ; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pardini, S. & Passarino, G. (2012). Sterryite e parasterryite. I solfosali aciculari di piombo e argento della miniera del Pollone (Pietrasanta, Lucca). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2012, 76-91; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
Polloneite (TL)
Formula: AgPb46As26Sb23S120
Type Locality:
Reference: Topa, D., Keutsch, F.N., Makovicky, E., Kolitsch, U. and Paar, W. (2015) Polloneite, IMA 2014-093. CNMNC Newsletter No. 24, April 2015, page 249; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 247-251; Topa, D., Keutsch, F.N., Makovicky, E., Kolitsch, U., Paar, W. (2017): Polloneite, a new complex Pb(-Ag)-As-Sb sulfosalt from the Pollone mine, Apuan Alps, Tuscany, Italy. Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 1303-1322.
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Brizzi G., Olmi F., 1989. La proustite della miniera del Pollone - Valdicastello (LU). Riv. Miner. Ital., 13: 157-162.; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pardini, S. & Passarino, G. (2012). Sterryite e parasterryite. I solfosali aciculari di piombo e argento della miniera del Pollone (Pietrasanta, Lucca). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2012, 76-91
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Christian V. Mavris collection; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Baldi M., 1982. La miniera del Pollone a Valdicastello. Riv. Miner. Ital., 6: 46-58.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Baldi M., 1982. La miniera del Pollone a Valdicastello. Riv. Miner. Ital., 6: 46-58.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Baldi M., 1982. La miniera del Pollone a Valdicastello. Riv. Miner. Ital., 6: 46-58.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., Cortecci G., Lattanzi P. - Geology, Mineralogy and Chemistry of the Baryte-Pyrite(Pb-Ag) deposit at Pollone, Apuane Alps. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 109, fasc. III, pp. 735-741.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Baldi M., 1982. La miniera del Pollone a Valdicastello. Riv. Miner. Ital., 6: 46-58.; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pardini, S. & Passarino, G. (2012). Sterryite e parasterryite. I solfosali aciculari di piombo e argento della miniera del Pollone (Pietrasanta, Lucca). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2012, 76-91
Sterryite
Formula: Cu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb,As)22(As-As)S56
Reference: Moëlo, Y., Orlandi, P., Guillot-Deudon, C., Biagioni, C., Paar, W.H., Evain, M. (2011). Lead–antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XI. The new mineral parasterryite, Ag4Pb20(Sb14.5As9.5)S=24S58, and associated sterryite, Cu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb18-15As4-7)S=22(As–As)S56, from Pollone mine (Tuscany, Italy). Canadian Mineralogist, 49, 623-638. ; Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pardini, S. & Passarino, G. (2012). Sterryite e parasterryite. I solfosali aciculari di piombo e argento della miniera del Pollone (Pietrasanta, Lucca). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2012, 76-91
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Senesi F., 2000. Koninckite e altri fosfati della miniera del Pollone (Valdicastello Carducci, Lucca). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 46-48.
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pardini, S. & Passarino, G. (2012). Sterryite e parasterryite. I solfosali aciculari di piombo e argento della miniera del Pollone (Pietrasanta, Lucca). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2012, 76-91
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Baldi M., 1982. La miniera del Pollone a Valdicastello. Riv. Miner. Ital., 6: 46-58.
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Senesi F., 2000. Koninckite e altri fosfati della miniera del Pollone (Valdicastello Carducci, Lucca). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 46-48.
Xanthoconite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., Pardini, S. & Passarino, G. (2012). Sterryite e parasterryite. I solfosali aciculari di piombo e argento della miniera del Pollone (Pietrasanta, Lucca). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 2/2012, 76-91
Zinkenite
Formula: Pb9Sb22S42
Reference: Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Billingsleyite'2.KB.05Ag7AsS6
'Boulangerite'2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
'Bournonite'2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
'Carducciite' (TL)2.HB.(Ag2Sb2)Pb12(As,Sb)16S40
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Chovanite'2.JB.35ePb15-2xSb14+2xS36Ox (x ~ 0.2)
'Cinnabar'2.CD.15aHgS
'Diaphorite'2.JB.05Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
'Famatinite'2.KA.10Cu3SbS4
'Fettelite'2.LA.30[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Geocronite'2.JB.30aPb14(Sb,As)6S23
'Jordanite'2.JB.30aPb14(As,Sb)6S23
'Marcasite'2.EB.10aFeS2
'Meneghinite'2.HB.05bPb13CuSb7S24
'Owyheeite'2.HC.35Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
'Parasterryite' (TL)2.HC.40Ag4Pb20Sb14As10S58
'Proustite'2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
'Pyrargyrite'2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Sterryite2.LB.30Cu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb,As)22(As-As)S56
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Xanthoconite2.GA.10Ag3AsS3
Zinkenite2.JB.35aPb9Sb22S42
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Anatase'4.DD.05TiO2
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Cerussite'5.AB.15PbCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
'Malachite'5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
'Siderite'5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Anglesite'7.AD.35PbSO4
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
'Chalcanthite'7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
'Coquimbite'7.CB.55Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
'Gypsum'7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Halotrichite'7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
'Jarosite'7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Melanterite'7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Florencite-(Ce)'8.BL.13CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
'Koninckite'8.CE.55Fe3+PO4 · 3H2O
Strengite8.CD.10FePO4 · 2H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Alum Group'-XAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Marcobaldiite' (TL)-Pb12(Sb3As2Bi)Σ6S21
'Meerschautite' (TL)-(Ag,Cu)6Pb43-2xSb44+2xS112Ox (x ~0.5)
'Monazite'-
'Polloneite' (TL)-AgPb46As26Sb23S120

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Billingsleyite3.1.6.1Ag7AsS6
ø = 4
Famatinite3.2.2.2Cu3SbS4
Fettelite3.2.10.[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
3 <ø < 4
Geocronite3.3.1.2Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
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
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Xanthoconite3.4.2.1Ag3AsS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
Diaphorite3.5.4.1Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Owyheeite3.5.10.1Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Parasterryite (TL)3.5.12.2Ag4Pb20Sb14As10S58
Sterryite3.5.3.1Cu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb,As)22(As-As)S56
1 < ø < 2
Zinkenite3.8.1.1Pb9Sb22S42
Chovanite3.10.4.Pb15-2xSb14+2xS36Ox (x ~ 0.2)
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
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)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Coquimbite29.8.3.1Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Koninckite40.4.2.1Fe3+PO4 · 3H2O
Strengite40.4.1.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Florencite-(Ce)41.5.10.2CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
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)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Alum Group'-XAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Carducciite (TL)-(Ag2Sb2)Pb12(As,Sb)16S40
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Marcobaldiite (TL)-Pb12(Sb3As2Bi)Σ6S21
Meerschautite (TL)-(Ag,Cu)6Pb43-2xSb44+2xS112Ox (x ~0.5)
'Monazite'-
Polloneite (TL)-AgPb46As26Sb23S120
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Alum GroupXAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
H Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H KoninckiteFe3+PO4 · 3H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Alum GroupXAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
O AnataseTiO2
O AnglesitePbSO4
O BaryteBaSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O ChovanitePb15-2xSb14+2xS36Ox (x ~ 0.2)
O CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O KoninckiteFe3+PO4 · 3H2O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Meerschautite(Ag,Cu)6Pb43-2xSb44+2xS112Ox (x ~0.5)
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Alum GroupXAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Al Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
PPhosphorus
P Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
P KoninckiteFe3+PO4 · 3H2O
P StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S Alum GroupXAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
S AnglesitePbSO4
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BaryteBaSO4
S BillingsleyiteAg7AsS6
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S Carducciite(Ag2Sb2)Pb12(As,Sb)16S40
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ChovanitePb15-2xSb14+2xS36Ox (x ~ 0.2)
S CinnabarHgS
S CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
S DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
S FamatiniteCu3SbS4
S Fettelite[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
S GalenaPbS
S GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MarcobaldiitePb12(Sb3As2Bi)Σ6S21
S Meerschautite(Ag,Cu)6Pb43-2xSb44+2xS112Ox (x ~0.5)
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
S OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
S ParasterryiteAg4Pb20Sb14As10S58
S PolloneiteAgPb46As26Sb23S120
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S SterryiteCu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb,As)22(As-As)S56
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
S ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe KoninckiteFe3+PO4 · 3H2O
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
CuCopper
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu FamatiniteCu3SbS4
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Meerschautite(Ag,Cu)6Pb43-2xSb44+2xS112Ox (x ~0.5)
Cu MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Cu SterryiteCu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb,As)22(As-As)S56
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As BillingsleyiteAg7AsS6
As Carducciite(Ag2Sb2)Pb12(As,Sb)16S40
As Fettelite[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
As GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
As JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
As MarcobaldiitePb12(Sb3As2Bi)Σ6S21
As ParasterryiteAg4Pb20Sb14As10S58
As PolloneiteAgPb46As26Sb23S120
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As SterryiteCu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb,As)22(As-As)S56
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag BillingsleyiteAg7AsS6
Ag Carducciite(Ag2Sb2)Pb12(As,Sb)16S40
Ag DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
Ag Fettelite[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
Ag Meerschautite(Ag,Cu)6Pb43-2xSb44+2xS112Ox (x ~0.5)
Ag OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Ag ParasterryiteAg4Pb20Sb14As10S58
Ag PolloneiteAgPb46As26Sb23S120
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag SterryiteCu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb,As)22(As-As)S56
Ag XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
SbAntimony
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb Carducciite(Ag2Sb2)Pb12(As,Sb)16S40
Sb ChovanitePb15-2xSb14+2xS36Ox (x ~ 0.2)
Sb DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
Sb FamatiniteCu3SbS4
Sb GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
Sb JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
Sb MarcobaldiitePb12(Sb3As2Bi)Σ6S21
Sb Meerschautite(Ag,Cu)6Pb43-2xSb44+2xS112Ox (x ~0.5)
Sb MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Sb OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Sb ParasterryiteAg4Pb20Sb14As10S58
Sb PolloneiteAgPb46As26Sb23S120
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb SterryiteCu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb,As)22(As-As)S56
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg Fettelite[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb Carducciite(Ag2Sb2)Pb12(As,Sb)16S40
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb ChovanitePb15-2xSb14+2xS36Ox (x ~ 0.2)
Pb DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
Pb JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
Pb MarcobaldiitePb12(Sb3As2Bi)Σ6S21
Pb Meerschautite(Ag,Cu)6Pb43-2xSb44+2xS112Ox (x ~0.5)
Pb MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Pb OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Pb ParasterryiteAg4Pb20Sb14As10S58
Pb PolloneiteAgPb46As26Sb23S120
Pb SterryiteCu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb,As)22(As-As)S56
Pb ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
BiBismuth
Bi MarcobaldiitePb12(Sb3As2Bi)Σ6S21

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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Cretaceous
66 - 145 Ma



ID: 3186389
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

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]

Late Triassic - Middle Triassic
201.3 - 247.2 Ma



ID: 3160244
Middle Triassic quartzite

Age: Triassic (201.3 - 247.2 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{quartzite}, Minor{mica schist,phyllite}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

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    • Lucca Province
      • Apuan Alps

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