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Hunan, Chinai
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Name(s) in local language(s):湖南省, 中国
Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:Province
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Changsha3,093,980 (2018)
Guankou1,380,000 (2013)
Yueyang1,200,000 (2018)
Hengyang759,602 (2018)
Zhuzhou709,358 (2018)
Xiangtan674,189 (2012)
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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Aeschynite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Reference: Zhang Peishan, Yang Zhuming, Tao Kejie, and Yang Xueming (1996): "Mineralogy and Geology of Rare Earths in China", Science Press (Beijing), 226 pp.
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 35 localities in this region.
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Albite var: Oligoclase-Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Alleghanyite
Formula: Mn2+5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Yang Yuchun (1996): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 15(2), 186-190
'Allevardite'
Reference: Zhengmin Cao (1981): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 1(3), 180-185
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Hongyan Li, Hidehiko Shimazaki, Raimbault, L., and Guy, B. (1996): International Geology Review 38(11), 1020-1039
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Andalusite var: Chiastolite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: John Betts specimen
'Andorite'
Formula: AgPbSb3S6
Reference: National Geological Archives of China database, record no. 98357
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Kuidong Zhao, Shaoyong Jiang, Yaohui Jiang, and Ruchen Wang (2005): European Journal of Mineralogy 17, 635-648
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Antamokite'
Reference: Yuanliang Chen (1985): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 5(1), 91-95
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Fushun Li, Ruhua Kang, Xuyun Hu, Wuliang Ma, Xinhua Huang, Yonghong Zeng, Junbin Tang, Xian Zhu, Zhiwei Qin, Jie Zhao, and Libin He (2012): Geology in China 39(2), 445-457
Antimonselite
Formula: Sb2Se3
Reference: Maoshong Min, Deren Li, Nicheng Shi, Quanlin Liu, and Yawen Cao (1995): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 15(3), 303-304.; Maozhong Min and Junqi Wu (1992): Geochemical Journal 32(2), 103-115.
Antimony
Formula: Sb
'Apatite'
Localities: Reported from at least 36 localities in this region.
'Apatite var: Collophane'
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Donghong Liu (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 99-104
'Argentine'
Formula: CaCO3
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: Zhu, X., Wang, R., Lu, X., Liu, H., Li, J., Ouyang, B., Lu, J. (2015): Secondary minerals of weathered orpiment-realgar-bearing tailings in Shimen carbonate-type realgar mine, Changde, Central China. Mineral. Petrol. 109, 1-15. ; Roth, P., Raber, T., Favreau, G. and Meisser, N. (2017): Thallium Sulfosalts from the Shimen As-Deposit, Hunan, China. Mineral Up 4(6): 8-22.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 80 localities in this region.
Arsenopyrite var: Danaite
Formula: (Fe0.90Co0.10)AsS - (Fe0.65Co0.35)AsS
Reference: Xiangmei Ren (1990): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 10(2), 147-151
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Yingjun Liu, Jingrong Zhang, and Jun Chen (1983): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 3(4), 255-264
Aurostibite
Formula: AuSb2
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Balipholite (TL)
Formula: BaLiMg2Al3(Si2O6)2(OH)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Am Min 61 (1976), 338
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 53 localities in this region.
Bavenite
Formula: Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Behoite
Formula: Be(OH)2
Reference: Huang et al. (1988): Hsianghualing rocks, mineral deposits and minerals. Beijing Sci. Techn. Publ. Bur. (Beijing), 255 pp.
Bementite
Formula: Mn7Si6O15(OH)8
Reference: Yang Yuchun (1996): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 15(2), 186-190
Berthierite
Formula: FeSb2S4
Habit: Fibres in Fluorite
Colour: brownish black
Fluorescence: none
Description: EDX by Jean-Francois Carpentier, see http://www.mindat.org/mesg-6-173777.html
Reference: Ottens, B. (2011): Lapis 36(9), 27-33; Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: No reference listed
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Jensen, M. (2009): Mineral News 25(4), 1-11, 14; Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
'Biotite'
Localities: Reported from at least 42 localities in this region.
'Biotite var: Manganophyllite'
Reference: Zhenhua Zhou, Hongwei Liu, Guoxiong Chang, Linsu Li, Tao Li, Yongjun Yang, Ruijun Zhang, and Xianhe Ji (2011): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 30(1), 97-112
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Bismutite ?
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Description: Probably mis-identified and actually an alteration product of stibnite. Considering that Jensen (2009) could not confirm any independent bismuth minerals on contemporary specimens, the presence of bismutite appears very doubtful.
Reference: Jensen, M. (2009): Mineral News 25(4), 1-11, 14
'Bitumen'
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Bixbyite
Formula: Mn3+2O3
Reference: Hunan Metallurgical Geology Research Team 236 (1977): Geology and Prospecting 13(8), 20-25, 28
Böhmite
Formula: AlO(OH)
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Brackebuschite
Formula: Pb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
Reference: Guangming Yang (1980): Geology and Prospecting 16(7), 35-40
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Jensen, M. (2009): Mineral News 25(4), 1-11, 14
Bromellite
Formula: BeO
Reference: Xihuan Zhang and Yufeng Ren (2008): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 27(2), 135-151
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Donghong Liu (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 99-104
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 165 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Ferroan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Fe)CO3
Reference: Hui Yi and Suyun Xu (2006): Geology and Prospecting 42(4), 20-24
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Canfieldite
Formula: Ag8SnS6
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Guangming Yang (1980): Geology and Prospecting 16(7), 35-40
Caryopilite
Formula: Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Reference: Yang Yuchun (1996): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 15(2), 186-190
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 77 localities in this region.
Cassiterite var: Wood Tin
Formula: SnO2
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Cervantite
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+O4
Cetineite
Formula: (K,Na)6Sb3+12(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
Reference: Hedegaard, K. (2004): Ethics on the rocks: Mineralientage München 2004. Mineral News, 20, 1-6.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Chalcophanite
Formula: (Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Reference: Jiuling Zhang (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(2), 26-40
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 102 localities in this region.
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 98 localities in this region.
'Chlorite Group var: Brunsvigite'
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Lu J, Wang R, Zhang R (2014) Skarn minerals and scheelite in the Xintianling scheelite skarn deposit, southern Hunan province, China. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 83
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Christite
Formula: TlHgAsS3
Reference: Dan Topa & Uwe Kolitsch (EPMA- and SXRD-analyses, 2015-2017); Roth, P., Raber, T., Favreau, G. and Meisser, N. (2017): Thallium Sulfosalts from the Shimen As-Deposit, Hunan, China. Mineral Up 4(6): 8-22.
'Chrysanthemum Stone'
Reference: Yesen Fang, Jinman Fang and Xuying Yuan (1988): Acta Sedimentologica Sinica 6(3); Ruishi Yang and Wenguang Li (2001): Geology of Chemical Minerals 23(1), 25-30
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Fushun Li, Ruhua Kang, Xuyun Hu, Wuliang Ma, Xinhua Huang, Yonghong Zeng, Junbin Tang, Xian Zhu, Zhiwei Qin, Jie Zhao, and Libin He (2012): Geology in China 39(2), 445-457
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Claudetite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: Zhu, X., Wang, R., Lu, X., Liu, H., Li, J., Ouyang, B., Lu, J. (2015): Secondary minerals of weathered orpiment-realgar-bearing tailings in Shimen carbonate-type realgar mine, Changde, Central China. Mineral. Petrol. 109, 1-15. ; Roth, P., Raber, T., Favreau, G. and Meisser, N. (2017): Thallium Sulfosalts from the Shimen As-Deposit, Hunan, China. Mineral Up 4(6): 8-22.
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
'Clays'
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinochlore var: Pennine
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Donghong Liu (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 99-104
Clinochlore var: Ripidolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Alfredo Petrov: http://www.mindat.org/forum.php?read,11,288671,288696#msg-288696
Clino-suenoite
Formula: □{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Cobaltite-Gersdorffite Series'
Reference: Yuanfang Xiao (1980): Geology and Prospecting 16(3), 18-20
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Reference: National Geological Archives of China database, record no. 39039
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
'Columbite-(Fe)-Tantalite-(Fe) Series'
Reference: Zhijun Shen, Linglin Xie, and Zhengyu Quan (2003): Hunan Geology 22(1), 30-33, 63
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Cookeite ?
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Jensen, M. (2009): Mineral News 25(4), 1-11, 14; Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
Copper
Formula: Cu
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Dahlkamp, F.J., Ed. (2009): Uranium Deposits of the World. Springer (Berlin, Heidelberg), pp. 31-156.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Creedite
Formula: Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Mingyue He, Ya'er Lou, and Pu Wang (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 384-387
'Cryophyllite'
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Dalnegroite ?
Formula: (Tl4Pb2)(As12Sb8)S34
Description: Pb-free
Reference: Roth, P., Raber, T., Favreau, G. and Meisser, N. (2017): Thallium Sulfosalts from the Shimen As-Deposit, Hunan, China. Mineral Up 4(6): 8-22.
Danalite
Formula: Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Hongchang Li, Guangli Tang, Xieming Li, Shunquan Yang, and Jinchang Deng (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(11), 6-15
Diamond
Formula: C
Diaphorite
Formula: Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Diopside var: Baikalite
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Yan Shuang, Xianwu Bi, Ruizhong Hu, Jiantang Peng, Changsheng Zhu, and Dahua Li (2009): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 29(3), 363-372; Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts (2011) Mineralogical Magazine p1867
'Dognácskaite'
Reference: Yingchen Ren (1999): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 14(1), 1-12, 38
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 115 localities in this region.
Dolomite var: Ferroan Dolomite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
Dolomite var: Manganoan Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Emplectite
Formula: CuBiS2
Reference: Yingchen Ren (1999): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 14(1), 1-12, 38
Empressite
Formula: AgTe
Reference: Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244; American Mineralogist 89, 1043-1047
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Wang, D., Ouyang, Z., and Cao, J. (1977): Geochimica 4, 288-296.
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Reference: Wang, D., Ouyang, Z., and Cao, J. (1977): Geochimica 4, 288-296.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 33 localities in this region.
Euclase
Formula: BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Eucryptite
Formula: LiAlSiO4
Reference: Anthony, J.W. et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy
Evansite
Formula: Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Faustite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: Damao Wu and Yansong Tan (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(9), 34-36
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Fayalite-Tephroite Series'
Reference: Zhaojian Zeng (1997): Hunan Geology 16(3), 163-166
'Fayalite-Tephroite Series var: Knebelite'
Formula: from (Fe1.5Mn0.5)2SiO4 to (Mn1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
Reference: Zhaojian Zeng (1997): Hunan Geology 16(3), 163-166
'Feldspar Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Fergusonite-(Y)
Formula: YNbO4
Ferro-actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Yiming Zhao and Daxin Li (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(4), 345-359
Ferro-edenite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Yan Shuang, Xianwu Bi, Ruizhong Hu, Jiantang Peng, Changsheng Zhu, and Dahua Li (2009): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 29(3), 363-372; Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts (2011) Mineralogical Magazine p1867
Ferrokësterite
Formula: Cu2(Fe,Zn)SnS4
Reference: Jensen, M. (2009): Mineral News 25(4), 1-11, 14; Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
Ferronigerite-2N1S
Formula: (Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Reference: Yihong Sun and Xiangmei Ren (1986): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 6(2), 179-187; Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Ferro-pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ferrosilite
Formula: FeSiO3
Reference: Yingjun Liu, Jingrong Zhang, and Jun Chen (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(5), 8-14
Ferrotaaffeite-2N’2S (TL)
Formula: Be(Fe,Mg,Zn)3Al8O16
Type Locality:
Reference: Zhuming, Y., Kuishou, D., de Fourestier, J., Qian, M. and He, L. (2011): Ferrotaaffeite-2N’2S, IMA 2011-025. CNMNC Newsletter No. 10, October 2011, page 2554
Feruvite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+)3MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Lu J, Wang R, Zhang R (2014) Skarn minerals and scheelite in the Xintianling scheelite skarn deposit, southern Hunan province, China. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 83
Fluoborite
Formula: Mg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 82 localities in this region.
Fluorite var: Chlorophane
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Herschel Ward
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Forsterite var: Peridot
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: www.tucsonshowguide.com/stories/nov05/mining.cfm
Fourmarierite
Formula: Pb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Reference: Aizhen Wang (1992): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 12(1), 78-82
Francevillite
Formula: Ba(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5H2O
Reference: National Geological Archives of China database, record no. 51092
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Freieslebenite
Formula: AgPbSbS3
Furongite (TL)
Formula: Al13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Hunan 230 Laboratory, Hunan 305 Geological Team, Wuhan Geological Institution X-ray Laboratory (1976): Acta Geologica Sinica 50(2), 203-204.
'Gadolinite'
Reference: Zhiwei Bao and Zhenhua Zhao (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 33, 519-535.
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Reference: Gu Xiongfei, Ding Kuishou, and Xu Yingnian (1976): Geochimica 1976(2), 107.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 161 localities in this region.
Galena var: Bismuthiferous Galena
Formula: (Pb,Bi,Ag)S
Reference: Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
Galenobismutite
Formula: PbBi2S4
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Gearksutite
Formula: Ca[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
Reference: Mingyue He, Ya'er Lou, and Pu Wang (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 384-387
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Gladite
Formula: PbCuBi5S9
Reference: Yingchen Ren (1999): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 14(1), 1-12, 38
'Glass'
Reference: Xu, L. & Hu, S. (2015) Primitive Properties of the Heyetang L3 Chondrite: 78th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. LPI Contribution No. 1856, pdf.5163. (July 2015).
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 27 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 71 localities in this region.
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Gustavite
Formula: AgPbBi3S6
Reference: Yingchen Ren (1999): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 14(1), 1-12, 38; Bosheng Zhou, Guohua Zhang, Shuqing Gong, and Yousheng Zeng (2002): Geophysical & Geochemical Exploration 26(6), 436-438
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Jianhua Zhong and Zian Li (1997): Mineral Deposits [Kuangchuang Dizhi] 16(3), 243-253.
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Halloysite-7Å
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hambergite
Formula: Be2(BO3)(OH)
Reference: Huang et al. (1988): Hsianghualing rocks, mineral deposits and minerals. Beijing Sci. Techn. Publ. Bur. (Beijing), 255 pp.
Hastingsite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Yiming Zhao and Daxin Li (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(4), 345-359
Hauerite
Formula: MnS2
Reference: Hunan Metallurgical Geology Research Team 236 (1977): Geology and Prospecting 13(8), 20-25, 28; Baogui Zhang (1996), In: Tu Guangzhi (Ed.): Geochemistry of strata-bound deposits in China. Science Press (Beijing), 240-253.; Yuanfang Xiao (1980): Geology and Prospecting 16(3), 18-20
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Hawleyite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Damao Wu and Yansong Tan (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(9), 34-36
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hedenbergite var: Manganoan Hedenbergite
Formula: Ca(Fe,Mn)2+Si2O6
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Hongyan Li, Pingan Wang, Guy, B., Perrin, M., and Raimbault, L. (1994): Mineral Deposits 13(1)
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 45 localities in this region.
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Heyrovskýite
Formula: Pb6Bi2S9
Hocartite
Formula: Ag2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
Reference: Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
Hodrušite
Formula: Cu8Bi12S22
Reference: Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
'Hornblende'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hörnesite
Formula: Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Zhu, X., Wang, R., Lu, X., Liu, H., Li, J., Ouyang, B., Lu, J. (2015): Secondary minerals of weathered orpiment-realgar-bearing tailings in Shimen carbonate-type realgar mine, Changde, Central China. Mineral. Petrol. 109, 1-15. ; Roth, P., Raber, T., Favreau, G. and Meisser, N. (2017): Thallium Sulfosalts from the Shimen As-Deposit, Hunan, China. Mineral Up 4(6): 8-22.
Hsianghualite (TL)
Formula: Ca3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
Description: In phlogopite veins in a fluorine-rich metamorphosed Devonian limestone intruded by a beryllium-bearing granite.
Reference: [Ti-chih-yueh-k'an, vol. 7, p. 35] ; abstr. Amer. Min., 1959, vol. 44, p. 1327; European Journal of Mineralogy 10 (1998), 1037; Xihuan Zhang and Yufeng Ren (2008): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 27(2), 135-151
Hübnerite
Formula: MnWO4
Hulsite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
Humite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Reference: Dequan Zhang and Lihua Wang (1988): Mineral Deposits 7(4), 33-42
Hydrobiotite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
'Hydrogoethite'
Formula: 3Fe2O3·4H2O
'Hydromuscovite'
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Idaite
Formula: Cu5FeS6
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Ilsemannite
Formula: Mo3O8 · nH2O
Reference: Dahlkamp, F.J., Ed. (2009): Uranium Deposits of the World. Springer (Berlin, Heidelberg), pp. 31-156
Imhofite
Formula: Tl5.8As15.4S26
Description: Re-analysis of a specimen from the collection of Thomas Raber by SXRD and EPMA (Dan Topa and Uwe Kolitsch) showed it is not imhofite, but a different (known) Tl sulphosalt.
Reference: Roth, P., Raber, T., Favreau, G. and Meisser, N. (2017): Thallium Sulfosalts from the Shimen As-Deposit, Hunan, China. Mineral Up 4(6): 8-22; Dan Topa and Uwe Kolitsch, unpubl. re-analysis (detailed article on the sulphosalt mineralogy of the Shimen mine is in preparation)
Iodargyrite
Formula: AgI
Description: Reported from an undisclosed silver-uranium deposit in western Hunan Province.
Reference: Qisong Sun (1992): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 12(3), 214-218
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Ruzicka, A. & 4 others. (2013,2015) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 102. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, Online Early. (finalized, Sept 2015).; Xu, L. & Hu, S. (2015) Primitive Properties of the Heyetang L3 Chondrite: 78th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. LPI Contribution No. 1856, pdf.5163. (July 2015).
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Ruzicka, A. & 4 others. (2013,2015) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 102. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, Online Early. (finalized, Sept 2015).; Xu, L. & Hu, S. (2015) Primitive Properties of the Heyetang L3 Chondrite: 78th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. LPI Contribution No. 1856, pdf.5163. (July 2015).
Ixiolite
Formula: (Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Reference: Guangming Yang, Su Wang, Zhizhong Peng, and Jingzhen Bu (1985): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 5(3), 193-198
Ixiolite var: Wolframoixiolite
Formula: (Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
Reference: Guangming Yang, Su Wang, Zhizhong Peng, and Jingzhen Bu (1985): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 5(3), 193-198
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Jankovićite
Formula: Tl5Sb9(As,Sb)4S22
Reference: EMPA / WDS analyses by D. Topa, EDS analyses by F. Keutsch
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Zhiping Li, and S.G. Peters (1998): USGS Open-File Report 98-466.
Jordanite
Formula: Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Jordisite ?
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Wallis, E. (2006): PhD Thesis, Technical University of Berlin, Germany (in German with English abstract), Vol. 1, 136-154.
Joséite-B
Formula: Bi4Te2S
Junoite
Formula: Cu2Pb3Bi8(S,Se)16
Reference: Yingchen Ren (1999): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 14(1), 1-12, 38
Kaňkite
Formula: FeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Reference: Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 41 localities in this region.
Kermesite
Formula: Sb2S2O
Reference: Guozhang Wen, Qiang Wu, Hanyuan Liu, Guozhu Xie, and Xiuliu Lei (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(7), 20-27; Ottens, B. (2007): Mineralogical Record 38(1), 3-17
'K Feldspar'
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Nanshi Zeng, Eiji Izawa, Yoshinobu Motomura, and Lairen Lai (2000): The Canadian Mineralogist 38, 11-22.; Chuanyi Yang (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(5), 1-7
Kobellite
Formula: Pb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
Reference: Bosheng Zhou, Guohua Zhang, Shuqing Gong, and Yousheng Zeng (2002): Geophysical & Geochemical Exploration 26(6), 436-438; Ottens, B. (2011): Lapis 36(9), 27-33; Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
Kotoite
Formula: Mg3[BO3]2
Reference: Yang Guangming, Peng Zhizhong, and Pan Zhaolu (1985): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 5(2), 97-101; Aleksandrov, S.M. (1998): Geochemistry of skarn and ore formation in dolomites. VSP (Utrecht, Tokyo), 300 pp.
Krupkaite
Formula: PbCuBi3S6
Reference: Yingchen Ren (1999): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 14(1), 1-12, 38
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
'Lepidolite'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Leucoxene
Liberite (TL)
Formula: Li2BeSiO4
Type Locality:
Reference: Chao Ch'un-lin (1964): Acta Geologica Sinica 44(3), 334-342 [TL see: Anthony, J.W. et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy]
Lillianite
Formula: Pb3-2xAgxBi2+xS6
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 61 localities in this region.
'Lithian Muscovite'
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Lithiophorite
Formula: (Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Ludwigite
Formula: Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Ludwigite var: Stanniferous Ludwigite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+,Mn)2(Fe3+,Sn4+,Mg)(BO3)O2
Reference: Guangming Yang, Zhaolu Pan, and Zhizhong Peng (1987): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 6(3), 229-236
Magnesiohulsite (TL)
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2(Fe3+,Sn,Mg)(BO3)O2
Type Locality:
Reference: Yang Guangming, Peng Zhizhong, and Pan Zhaolu (1985): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 5(2), 97-101; Guangming Yang, Zhaolu Pan, and Zhizhong Peng (1987): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 6(3), 229-236
Magnesionigerite-2N1S (TL)
Formula: (Mg,Al,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: Chen Jingzhong, Yang Guangming, Pan Zhaolu, Shi Nicun, and Peng Zhizhong (1989): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 9(1), 20-24.
Magnesionigerite-6N6S (TL)
Formula: (Mg,Al,Zn)3(Al,Sn,Fe)8O15(OH)
Reference: Chen Jingzhong, Yang Guangming, Pan Zhaolu, Shi Nicun, and Peng Zhizhong (1989): Discovery and study of pengzhizhongite-6H - A new mineral. Acta Mineralogica Sinica 9(1), 20-24.
Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2S
Formula: Mg3Al8BeO16
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 40 localities in this region.
Magnetite var: Mushketovite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Shimou Chen, Hongchang Li, Ciguo Xie, and Shangjing Ai (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(10), 15-21
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Malayaite
Formula: CaSn(SiO4)O
Reference: Yan Shuang, Xianwu Bi, Ruizhong Hu, Jiantang Peng, Changsheng Zhu, and Dahua Li (2009): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 29(3), 363-372; Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts (2011) Mineralogical Magazine p1867
Maldonite
Formula: Au2Bi
Reference: Shuzhang Tian (1989): Gold Geology 8(1), 78-83
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: Siwei He and Minyun Sun (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(3), 28-35
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Margarite
Formula: CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Hongyan Li, Hidehiko Shimazaki, Raimbault, L., and Guy, B. (1996): International Geology Review 38(11), 1020-1039
Margarite var: Beryllian Margarite
Formula: CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Reference: Fushun Li, Ruhua Kang, Xuyun Hu, Wuliang Ma, Xinhua Huang, Yonghong Zeng, Junbin Tang, Xian Zhu, Zhiwei Qin, Jie Zhao, and Libin He (2012): Geology in China 39(2), 445-457
Matildite
Formula: AgBiS2
Mawsonite
Formula: Cu6Fe2SnS8
Reference: Xiangmei Ren (1990): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 10(2), 147-151
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Jianyan Li (1989): Geology and Prospecting 25(12), 1-7
'Melnikovite'
Mengxianminite (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Na)2Sn2(Mg,Fe)3Al8[(BO3)(BeO4)O6]2
Type Locality:
Description: From skarn
Reference: Rao, C., Hatert, F., Dal Bo, F., Wang, R., Gu, X., Baijot, M. (2016) Mengxianminite, IMA 2015-070. CNMNC Newsletter No. 29, February 2016, 200. Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 199–205.
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Merwinite
Formula: Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
Description: A phase with 18.92% MnO, 21.37% MgO and only 0.74% CaO was reported as "merwinite" (Ca3MgSi2O8) by Zhu (1994), but this is obviously not justified by the composition.
Reference: Shouquan Zhu (1994): Geology and Prospecting 30(6), 15-18
Metacinnabar
Formula: HgS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Metacinnabar var: Guadalcazarite
Formula: (Hg,Zn)S
Reference: Shaoxiang Yang and Ketong Lao (2007): Geological Bulletin of China 26(7), 899-908
Metacinnabar var: Onofrite
Formula: Hg(S,Se)
Reference: Zhongqi Huang (1991): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 11(3), 274-277
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Reference: Xiangli Chen, Yanhui Jin, and Ciguo Xie (2003): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 23(4), 323-326.; Ottens, Berthold (2012) The Shangbao mine, Hunan Province, China. Mineralogical Record 43:587-608
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
'Mimetite-2M'
Reference: Yang, Z., Ding, K., de Fourestier, J., Hi, He (2013): The crystal structure of mimetite-2M, a new polymorph of mimetite from Xianghualing tin-polymetallic orefield, Hunan Province, P. R. China. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen, 190, 229-235.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
'Monazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Montroseite
Formula: (V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Reference: Geng Ansong and Parnell, J. (1994): Petrography of the Shuitian bitumen deposit, Hunan Province, China. Journal of Southeast Asian Earth Sciences 9(3), 221-227
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 125 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Damourite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Maozhong Min and Junqi Wu (1992): Geochemical Journal 32(2), 103-115.
Muscovite var: Ferrimuscovite
Formula: K(Al,Fe3+)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Xinyou Zhou, Jingbin Wang, Yanli Wang, Xiyin Cheng, Peng He, Qibin Fu, and Shunting Li (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(3), 533-544
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Description: associated with arsenopyrite and purple apatite
Reference: Rock Currier (Jewel Tunnel Imports) specimens
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 96 localities in this region.
Nanlingite (TL)
Formula: Na(Ca5Li)Mg12(AsO3)2[Fe(AsO3)6]F14
Type Locality:
Reference: Gu Xiongfei, Ding Kuishou, and Xu Yingnian (1976): Geochimica 1976(2), 107 [TL see: Anthony, J.W. et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy]
'Native Amalgam'
Formula: (Ag,Hg)
Reference: Wang Chengyuan (1991): Hunan Geology 10(3), 217-222.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Anthony, J.W. et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy
Naumannite
Formula: Ag2Se
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Min, M., Zheng, D., Shen, B., Wen, G., Wang, X., and Gandhi, S.S. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32(5), 505-519.
Nordenskiöldine
Formula: CaSn4+[BO3]2
Reference: Aleksandrov, S.M. (1998): Geochemistry of skarn and ore formation in dolomites. VSP (Utrecht, Tokyo), 300 pp.
Nsutite
Formula: (Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Reference: Chen Lichang, Tang Cuiqing, Zhang Jianhong, and Liu Zhenyun (1994): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 13(3), 232-238
Owyheeite
Formula: Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Reference: Youxun Liu, Yushen Qiao, and Yaxin Liu (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(5), 49-52
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Wenguang Li (1997): Jilin Geology 16(4), 22-25
Pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Chen, J., Halls, C., and Stanley, C.J. (1992): Geochemical Journal 26, 147-158.
Parkerite
Formula: Ni3(Bi,Pb)2S2
Reference: Nansheng Chen (1996), In: Tu Guangzhi (ed.): "Geochemistry of Strata-Bound Deposits in China", Science Press (Beijing), 528-548
Pavonite
Formula: AgBi3S5
Reference: Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
'Pearceite-T2ac'
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Reference: Fushan Wang (1991): Hunan Geology 10(1), 17-24
Pharmacolite
Formula: Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Zhu, X., Wang, R., Lu, X., Liu, H., Li, J., Ouyang, B., Lu, J. (2015): Secondary minerals of weathered orpiment-realgar-bearing tailings in Shimen carbonate-type realgar mine, Changde, Central China. Mineral. Petrol. 109, 1-15. ; Roth, P., Raber, T., Favreau, G. and Meisser, N. (2017): Thallium Sulfosalts from the Shimen As-Deposit, Hunan, China. Mineral Up 4(6): 8-22.
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Phlogopite var: Manganoan Phlogopite
Formula: K(Mg,Mn)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Hongyan Li, Hidehiko Shimazaki, Raimbault, L., and Guy, B. (1996): International Geology Review 38(11), 1020-1039
Picropharmacolite
Formula: Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Zhu, X., Wang, R., Lu, X., Liu, H., Li, J., Ouyang, B., Lu, J. (2015): Secondary minerals of weathered orpiment-realgar-bearing tailings in Shimen carbonate-type realgar mine, Changde, Central China. Mineral. Petrol. 109, 1-15. ; http://www.smartminerals.com/cina2004/art_hunan.htm
Pilsenite
Formula: Bi4Te3
Reference: Xiangping Gu, Watanabe, M., Hoshino, K., and Shibata, Y. (2001): Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 289-309; Jambor, J.L., Grew, E.S., and Roberts, A.C. (2002): American Mineralogist 87, 181-184
Plagionite
Formula: Pb5Sb8S17
Reference: Liang, Y. (2015). The mineralization of the Woxi Au-Sb-W deposit, western Hunan, China (Doctoral dissertation, 広島大学 (Hiroshima University)).
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Chen Lichang, Tang Cuiqing, Zhang Jianhong, and Liu Zhenyun (1994): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 13(3), 232-238
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Zhaojian Zeng (1997): Hunan Geology 16(3), 163-166
Polhemusite
Formula: (Zn,Hg)S
Reference: Zhongqi Huang (1991): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 11(3), 274-277
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Polydymite
Formula: Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Youyu Li, Shuzhen Cheng, Yuchen Zhai, Mingxun Dai, and Guishen Xu (1994): Geology and Prospecting 30(3), 15-19
'Potassic-hastingsite'
Formula: {K}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Yiming Zhao and Daxin Li (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(4), 345-359
Potassic-richterite
Formula: {K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Sheng-Yan Gu, Ren-Min Hua, and Hua-Wen Qi (2006): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica [Yanshikuangwuxue Zazhi] 25(2), 97-109.
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Hongyan Li, Hidehiko Shimazaki, Raimbault, L., and Guy, B. (1996): International Geology Review 38(11), 1020-1039
'Protolithionite'
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Przhevalskite
Formula: Pb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
Reference: National Geological Archives of China database, record no. 47533
'Psilomelane'
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 194 localities in this region.
Pyrite var: Arsenian Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
'Pyrobitumen'
Reference: Guozong Peng (1986): Chinese Journal of Geology 29(2)
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Pyrope
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Yi Li and Youbin Liang (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(8), 21-25
Pyrophanite
Formula: Mn2+TiO3
Reference: Hunan Metallurgical Geology Research Team 236 (1977): Geology and Prospecting 13(8), 20-25, 28; Yuanfang Xiao (1980): Geology and Prospecting 16(3), 18-20; Baogui Zhang (1996), In: Tu Guangzhi (Ed.): Geochemistry of strata-bound deposits in China. Science Press (Beijing), 240-253
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 51 localities in this region.
Qitianlingite (TL)
Formula: (Fe,Mn)2(Nb,Ta)2WO10
Type Locality:
Reference: Guangming Yang, Su Wang, Zhizhong Peng, and Jingzhen Bu (1985): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 5(3), 193-198
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 217 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Scovil, J.A. (2005): Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 12-22.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Milky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Ramdohrite
Formula: Pb5.9Fe0.1Mn0.1In0.1Cd0.2Ag2.8Sb10.8S24
Reference: Bosheng Zhou, Guohua Zhang, Shuqing Gong, and Yousheng Zeng (2002): Geophysical & Geochemical Exploration 26(6), 436-438
Raspite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Reference: Guangming Yang (1980): Geology and Prospecting 16(7), 35-40
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Rebulite
Formula: Tl5Sb5As8S22
Reference: Dan Topa & Uwe Kolitsch (EPMA- and SXRD-analyses, 2015-2018); Roth, P., Raber, T., Favreau, G. and Meisser, N. (2017): Thallium Sulfosalts from the Shimen As-Deposit, Hunan, China. Mineral Up 4(6): 8-22.
'Rhabdophane' ?
Reference: Wallis, E. (2006): PhD Thesis, Technical University of Berlin, Germany (in German with English abstract), Vol. 1, 136-154.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Rhodonite var: Hsihutsunite
Formula: CaMn3Mn(Si5O15)
Reference: Shouquan Zhu (1994): Geology and Prospecting 30(6), 15-18
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: Xiang Gao, Anhuai Lu, Shan Qin, and Zhe Zheng (2003): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 22(1), 77-79
'Roméite Group'
Reference: Zhaozhu Yang, Hui Qiu, and Dongsheng Ma (1998): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 17(4), 323-330; Mingyue He, Ya'er Lou, and Pu Wang (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 384-387
Roscoelite
Formula: K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Geng Ansong and Parnell, J. (1994): Petrography of the Shuitian bitumen deposit, Hunan Province, China. Journal of Southeast Asian Earth Sciences 9(3), 221-227
Rucklidgeite
Formula: PbBi2Te4
Reference: Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
Rutherfordine
Formula: (UO2)CO3
Reference: Aizhen Wang and Jingyi Zhang (1988): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 8(3), 272-275
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Rutile var: Niobian Rutile
Formula: (Ti,Nb)O2
Reference: Xiangli Chen, Yanhui Jin, and Ciguo Xie (2003): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 23(4), 323-326
Sabugalite
Formula: HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Reference: Anthony, J.W. et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy
Sakhaite
Formula: Ca12Mg4(BO3)7(CO3)4(OH)2Cl
Sartorite ?
Formula: PbAs2S4
Description: Zhou et al. report 脆硫砷铅矿 (= sartorite), not 脆硫锑铅矿 (= jamesonite). Analytical proof is not provided. Considering that the deposit otherwise only contains antimony sulfosalts (bournonite, tetrahedrite) and also stibnite, jamesonite is much more likely to occur here than sartorite, suggesting that the mineral's name was mis-spelled in the paper.
Reference: Dezhong Zhou, Dayuan Ye, and Dalong Yu (1989): Mineral Deposits 8(1), 51-64
'Scapolite'
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 72 localities in this region.
'Schirmerite'
Formula: PbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
Schoderite
Formula: Al2(PO4)(VO4) · 8H2O
Reference: National Geological Archives of China database, record no. 51092
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Huanzhang Tian (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(11), 2-8
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Description: Schreibersite is very sparse.
Reference: Xu, L. & Hu, S. (2015) Primitive Properties of the Heyetang L3 Chondrite: 78th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. LPI Contribution No. 1856, pdf.5163. (July 2015).
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Siwei He and Minyun Sun (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(3), 28-35
Sellaite
Formula: MgF2
Semseyite
Formula: Pb9Sb8S21
Reference: Jensen, M. (2009): Mineral News 25(4), 1-11, 14; Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
Senarmontite
Formula: Sb2O3
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 38 localities in this region.
Siderite var: Manganoan Siderite
Formula: (Fe,Mn)CO3
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Silver var: Kongsbergite
Formula: (Ag,Hg)
Reference: Guogao Yang and Wenfeng Zhu (1994): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 14(3), 309-312; Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
Silver var: Küstelite
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Sphaerobertrandite
Formula: Be3(SiO4)(OH)2
Reference: Xihuan Zhang and Yufeng Ren (2008): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 27(2), 135-151
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 179 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Cleiophane
Formula: ZnS
Description: Gallium-rich
Reference: Minzhi Yang (2000): Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 19(4), 381-383
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Mercurian Sphalerite
Formula: (Zn,Hg)S
Reference: Shaoxiang Yang and Ketong Lao (2007): Geological Bulletin of China 26(7), 899-908
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Stannoidite
Formula: Cu+6Cu2+2(Fe2+,Zn)3Sn2S12
Reference: Xiangmei Ren (1990): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 10(2), 147-151
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 58 localities in this region.
Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Studtite
Formula: [(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Reference: Aizhen Wang (1992): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 12(1), 78-82
Stützite
Formula: Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Sulvanite
Formula: Cu3VS4
Reference: Wallis, E. (2006): PhD Thesis, Technical University of Berlin, Germany (in German with English abstract), Vol. 1, 136-154.
Szaibélyite
Formula: MgBO2(OH)
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Ruzicka, A. & 4 others. (2013,2015) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 102. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, Online Early. (finalized, Sept 2015).; Xu, L. & Hu, S. (2015) Primitive Properties of the Heyetang L3 Chondrite: 78th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. LPI Contribution No. 1856, pdf.5163. (July 2015).
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Tantalaeschynite-(Y)
Formula: Y(Ta,Ti,Nb)2O6
Reference: Yihong Sun and Xiangmei Ren (1986): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 6(2), 179-187
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Ta2O6
Reference: Zhijun Shen, Linglin Xie, and Zhengyu Quan (2003): Hunan Geology 22(1), 30-33, 63
Teallite
Formula: PbSnS2
Reference: Zeheng Lei, Fuwen Chen, Zhenghui Chen, Yiming Xu, Shuqing Gong, Huaqin Li, Yuping Mei, Wenjun Qu, and Denghong Wang (2010): Acta Geoscientica Sinica 31(4), 532-540
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Xinquan Xie and Henglong Zhang (2005): Geology and Mineral Resources of South China 2005(1), 37-40
Tephroite
Formula: Mn2+2SiO4
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Hongyan Li, Hidehiko Shimazaki, Raimbault, L., and Guy, B. (1996): International Geology Review 38(11), 1020-1039
Tetradymite
Formula: Bi2Te2S
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Tetrahedrite var: Argentian Tetrahedrite
Formula: (Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Reference: Zhijun Shen, Linglin Xie, and Zhengyu Quan (2003): Hunan Geology 22(1), 30-33, 63
Thortveitite
Formula: Sc2Si2O7
Reference: Lee, K.Y. (1970): Some Rare-earth mineral deposits in mainland China. U.S. Geological Survey Bull. 1312-N: N1-N34.
Tiemannite
Formula: HgSe
Reference: Wallis, E. (2006): PhD Thesis, Technical University of Berlin, Germany (in German with English abstract), Vol. 1, 136-154.
Tin
Formula: Sn
Tintinaite
Formula: Pb22Cu4(Sb,Bi)30S69
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Localities: Reported from at least 39 localities in this region.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Tungstenite
Formula: WS2
Reference: http://caod.oriprobe.com/articles/34008210/Tungstenite_in_China.htm
Tungstite
Formula: WO3 · H2O
'Turgite'
Tyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Reference: National Geological Archives of China database, record no. 23389
Ullmannite
Formula: NiSbS
Reference: Min, M., Zheng, D., Shen, B., Wen, G., Wang, X., and Gandhi, S.S. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32(5), 505-519.
'UM1991-//-Te:Bi'
Formula: Bi2Te
Reference: Xiangping Gu, Watanabe, M., Hoshino, K., and Shibata, Y. (2001): Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 289-309; Jambor, J.L., Grew, E.S., and Roberts, A.C. (2002): American Mineralogist 87, 181-184
Urancalcarite
Formula: Ca(UO2)3(CO3)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Aizhen Wang (1992): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 12(1), 78-82
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Uraninite var: Pitchblende
Formula: UO2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Uranocircite
Formula: Ba(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uranophane-β
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Aizhen Wang (1992): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 12(1), 78-82
Uranopilite
Formula: (UO2)6(SO4)O2(OH)6 · 14H2O
Reference: - Jian-Wei Li, Mei-Fou Zhou, Xian-Fu Li, Zi-Jin Li, and Zhao-Ren Fu (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37, 213-225.
'Uvite Series'
Formula: Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Reference: Lu J, Wang R, Zhang R (2014) Skarn minerals and scheelite in the Xintianling scheelite skarn deposit, southern Hunan province, China. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 83
Vaesite
Formula: NiS2
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Valleriite
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Vandendriesscheite
Formula: PbU7O22 · 12H2O
Reference: Aizhen Wang (1992): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 12(1), 78-82
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Hongyan Li, Hidehiko Shimazaki, Raimbault, L., and Guy, B. (1996): International Geology Review 38(11), 1020-1039
Vernadite
Formula: (Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Vesuvianite
Formula: (Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Violarite
Formula: Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Vrbaite
Formula: Hg3Tl4As8Sb2S20
Reference: Roth, P., Raber, T., Favreau, G. and Meisser, N. (2017): Thallium Sulfosalts from the Shimen As-Deposit, Hunan, China. Mineral Up 4(6): 8-22.
'Wad'
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Weilite
Formula: Ca(HAsO4)
Reference: Zhu, X., Wang, R., Lu, X., Liu, H., Li, J., Ouyang, B., Lu, J. (2015): Secondary minerals of weathered orpiment-realgar-bearing tailings in Shimen carbonate-type realgar mine, Changde, Central China. Mineral. Petrol. 109, 1-15. ; Roth, P., Raber, T., Favreau, G. and Meisser, N. (2017): Thallium Sulfosalts from the Shimen As-Deposit, Hunan, China. Mineral Up 4(6): 8-22.
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Willemite var: Xingshaoite
Formula: (Zn,Co)2SiO4
Reference: Yuchun Zhen and Zhenheng Huang (1989): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 9(1), 33-36
Wittichenite
Formula: Cu3BiS3
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Localities: Reported from at least 49 localities in this region.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Wuyanzhiite (TL)
Formula: Cu2S
Type Locality:
Reference: Gu, X., Shi, X., Yang, H., Lu, A., Shao, Y., Chen, Q. and Liu, Z. (2017) Wuyanzhiite, IMA 2017-081. CNMNC Newsletter No. 40, December 2017, page 1581; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1577–1581
'Xenotime'
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Xiangjiangite (TL)
Formula: (Fe3+,Al)(UO2)4(PO4)2(SO4)2(OH) · 22H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Hunan 230 Institute and X-ray Laboratory, Wuhan Geologic College (1978): Scientia Geologica Sinica 1978(2), 183-188; Dahlkamp, F.J., Ed. (2009): Uranium Deposits of the World. Springer (Berlin, Heidelberg), pp. 31-156
'Yiyangite' (FRL)
Formula: Au3Hg
Type Locality:
Reference: Shuzhang Tian (1989): Gold Geology 8(1), 78-83
Yuanjiangite (TL)
Formula: AuSn
Type Locality:
Reference: Chen Lichang, Tang Cuiqing, Zhang Jianhong, and Liu Zhenyun (1994): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 13(3), 232-238
'Zeolite Group'
Reference: Fushun Li, Ruhua Kang, Xuyun Hu, Wuliang Ma, Xinhua Huang, Yonghong Zeng, Junbin Tang, Xian Zhu, Zhiwei Qin, Jie Zhao, and Libin He (2012): Geology in China 39(2), 445-457
Zeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: - Jian-Wei Li, Mei-Fou Zhou, Xian-Fu Li, Zi-Jin Li, and Zhao-Ren Fu (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37, 213-225.
Zinconigerite-2N1S (TL)
Formula: (Zn,Al,Mg)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: Rao, C., Wang, R., Gu, X., Xia, Q., Dong, C., Hatert, F., Yu, X. and Wang, W.(2018) Zinconigerite-2N1S, IMA 2018-037. CNMNC Newsletter No. 44, August 2018, page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: xxx–xxx.
Zinkenite
Formula: Pb9Sb22S42
Reference: Liang, Y. (2015). The mineralization of the Woxi Au-Sb-W deposit, western Hunan, China (Doctoral dissertation, 広島大学 (Hiroshima University)).
'Zinnwaldite'
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Zippeite
Formula: K3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O
Reference: National Geological Archives of China database, record no. 47533
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Zircon var: Hyacinth
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Zhao Zhenhua, Bao Zhiwei, Zhang Boyou, and Xiong Xiaolin (2001): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 44(3), 266-276.
Zoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Xingyu Liao (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(4), 18-22

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Antimony1.CA.05Sb
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Diamond1.CB.10aC
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Mercury1.AD.05Hg
Osmium1.AF.05(Os,Ir,Ru)
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Silver1.AA.05Ag
var: Kongsbergite1.AA.05(Ag,Hg)
var: Küstelite1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Tin1.AC.10Sn
Yuanjiangite (TL)1.AC.15AuSn
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Aikinite2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
Alabandite2.CD.10MnS
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Antimonselite2.DB.05Sb2Se3
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
var: Danaite2.EB.20(Fe0.90Co0.10)AsS - (Fe0.65Co0.35)AsS
Aurostibite2.EB.05aAuSb2
Berthierite2.HA.20FeSb2S4
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Canfieldite2.BA.70Ag8SnS6
Cetineite2.MA.05(K,Na)6Sb3+12(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Christite2.HD.15TlHgAsS3
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Clausthalite2.CD.10PbSe
Cosalite2.JB.10Pb2Bi2S5
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Dalnegroite ?2.HC.05e(Tl4Pb2)(As12Sb8)S34
Diaphorite2.JB.05Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Dyscrasite2.AA.35Ag3Sb
Emplectite2.HA.05CuBiS2
Empressite2.CB.80AgTe
Ferrokësterite2.CB.15aCu2(Fe,Zn)SnS4
Freibergite2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Freieslebenite2.JB.15AgPbSbS3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Bismuthiferous Galena2.CD.10(Pb,Bi,Ag)S
Galenobismutite2.JC.25ePbBi2S4
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Gladite2.HB.05aPbCuBi5S9
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Gustavite2.JB.40aAgPbBi3S6
Hauerite2.EB.05aMnS2
Hawleyite2.CB.05aCdS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Heyrovskýite2.JB.40bPb6Bi2S9
Hocartite2.CB.15aAg2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
Hodrušite2.JA.10cCu8Bi12S22
Idaite2.CB.15aCu5FeS6
Imhofite ?2.HD.30Tl5.8As15.4S26
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Jankovićite2.HD.20Tl5Sb9(As,Sb)4S22
Jordanite2.JB.30aPb14(As,Sb)6S23
Jordisite ?2.EA.30MoS2
Joséite-B2.DC.05Bi4Te2S
Junoite2.JB.25aCu2Pb3Bi8(S,Se)16
Kermesite2.FD.05Sb2S2O
Kobellite2.HB.10aPb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
Krupkaite2.HB.05aPbCuBi3S6
Lillianite2.JB.40aPb3-2xAgxBi2+xS6
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Maldonite2.AA.40Au2Bi
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Matildite2.JA.20AgBiS2
Mawsonite2.CB.20Cu6Fe2SnS8
Metacinnabar2.CB.05aHgS
var: Guadalcazarite2.CB.05a(Hg,Zn)S
var: Onofrite2.CB.05aHg(S,Se)
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Naumannite2.BA.55Ag2Se
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Orpiment2.FA.30As2S3
Owyheeite2.HC.35Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Parkerite2.BE.20Ni3(Bi,Pb)2S2
Pavonite2.JA.05aAgBi3S5
Pearceite2.GB.15[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Pilsenite2.DC.05Bi4Te3
Plagionite2.HC.10bPb5Sb8S17
Polhemusite2.CB.05c(Zn,Hg)S
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Polydymite2.DA.05Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
var: Arsenian Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Ramdohrite2.JB.40aPb5.9Fe0.1Mn0.1In0.1Cd0.2Ag2.8Sb10.8S24
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Rebulite2.HD.25Tl5Sb5As8S22
Rucklidgeite2.GC.40cPbBi2Te4
Sartorite ?2.HC.05aPbAs2S4
'Schirmerite'2.JB.40dPbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
Semseyite2.HC.10dPb9Sb8S21
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Cleiophane2.CB.05aZnS
var: Marmatite2.CB.05a(Zn,Fe)S
var: Mercurian Sphalerite2.CB.05a(Zn,Hg)S
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Stannoidite2.CB.15cCu+6Cu2+2(Fe2+,Zn)3Sn2S12
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Stützite2.BA.65Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Sulvanite2.CB.70Cu3VS4
Teallite2.CD.05PbSnS2
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetradymite2.DC.05Bi2Te2S
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
var: Argentian Tetrahedrite2.GB.05(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Tiemannite2.CB.05aHgSe
Tintinaite2.HB.10aPb22Cu4(Sb,Bi)30S69
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Tungstenite2.EA.30WS2
Ullmannite2.EB.25NiSbS
Vaesite2.EB.05aNiS2
Valleriite2.FD.30(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Violarite2.DA.05Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Vrbaite2.HF.20Hg3Tl4As8Sb2S20
Wittichenite2.GA.20Cu3BiS3
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Zinkenite2.JB.35aPb9Sb22S42
Group 3 - Halides
Creedite3.CG.15Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
var: Chlorophane3.AB.25CaF2
Gearksutite3.CC.05Ca[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Iodargyrite3.AA.10AgI
Sellaite3.AB.15MgF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Aeschynite-(Ce)4.DF.05(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
Behoite4.FA.05aBe(OH)2
Bixbyite4.CB.10Mn3+2O3
Bromellite4.AB.20BeO
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Böhmite4.FE.15AlO(OH)
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
var: Wood Tin4.DB.05SnO2
Cervantite4.DE.30Sb3+Sb5+O4
Chalcophanite4.FL.20(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Chrysoberyl4.BA.05BeAl2O4
Claudetite4.CB.45As2O3
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Diaspore4.FD.10AlO(OH)
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Ferronigerite-2N1S4.FC.20(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Fourmarierite4.GB.25Pb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Francevillite4.HB.15Ba(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5H2O
Gahnite4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hausmannite4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hübnerite4.DB.30MnWO4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Ilsemannite4.FJ.15Mo3O8 · nH2O
Ixiolite4.DB.25(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
var: Wolframoixiolite4.DB.25(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Lithiophorite4.FE.25(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Magnesionigerite-2N1S (TL)4.FC.20(Mg,Al,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Magnesionigerite-6N6S (TL)4.FC.20(Mg,Al,Zn)3(Al,Sn,Fe)8O15(OH)
Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2S4.FC.25Mg3Al8BeO16
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Mushketovite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Massicot4.AC.25PbO
'Microlite Group'4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Montroseite4.FD.10(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Nanlingite (TL)4.JB.25Na(Ca5Li)Mg12(AsO3)2[Fe(AsO3)6]F14
Nsutite4.DB.15c(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Pyrophanite4.CB.05Mn2+TiO3
Qitianlingite (TL)4.DB.35(Fe,Mn)2(Nb,Ta)2WO10
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Milky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Raspite4.DG.20Pb(WO4)
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
'Roméite Group'4.DH.
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
var: Niobian Rutile4.DB.05(Ti,Nb)O2
Senarmontite4.CB.50Sb2O3
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Studtite4.GA.15[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Tantalaeschynite-(Y)4.DF.05Y(Ta,Ti,Nb)2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)4.DB.35Mn2+Ta2O6
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Tungstite4.FJ.10WO3 · H2O
Tyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
var: Pitchblende4.DL.05UO2
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Vandendriesscheite4.GB.40PbU7O22 · 12H2O
Vernadite4.FE.40(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Zinconigerite-2N1S (TL)4.FC.20(Zn,Al,Mg)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bismutite ?5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Ferroan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Fe)CO3
var: Manganoan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Mn)CO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
var: Ferroan Dolomite5.AB.10Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
var: Manganoan Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Kutnohorite5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Rutherfordine5.EB.05(UO2)CO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
var: Manganoan Siderite5.AB.05(Fe,Mn)CO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Urancalcarite5.EA.10Ca(UO2)3(CO3)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 6 - Borates
Fluoborite6.AB.50Mg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
Hambergite6.AB.05Be2(BO3)(OH)
Hulsite6.AB.45(Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
Kotoite6.AA.35Mg3[BO3]2
Ludwigite6.AB.30Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
var: Stanniferous Ludwigite6.AB.30(Mg,Fe2+,Mn)2(Fe3+,Sn4+,Mg)(BO3)O2
Magnesiohulsite (TL)6.AB.45(Mg,Fe2+)2(Fe3+,Sn,Mg)(BO3)O2
Nordenskiöldine6.AA.15CaSn4+[BO3]2
Sakhaite6.AB.65Ca12Mg4(BO3)7(CO3)4(OH)2Cl
Szaibélyite6.BA.15MgBO2(OH)
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Fergusonite-(Y)7.GA.05YNbO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Plumbojarosite7.BC.10Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Stolzite7.GA.05Pb(WO4)
Uranopilite7.EA.05(UO2)6(SO4)O2(OH)6 · 14H2O
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Zippeite7.EC.05K3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Brackebuschite8.BG.05Pb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
Carminite8.BH.30PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Evansite8.DF.10Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Faustite8.DD.15(Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Furongite (TL)8.EB.50Al13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Hörnesite8.CE.40Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Kaňkite8.CE.60FeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pharmacolite8.CJ.50Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Picropharmacolite8.CH.15Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Przhevalskite8.EB.10Pb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Sabugalite8.EB.55HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Schoderite8.CE.70Al2(PO4)(VO4) · 8H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Uranocircite8.EB.05Ba(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Weilite8.AD.10Ca(HAsO4)
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Xiangjiangite (TL)8.EB.05(Fe3+,Al)(UO2)4(PO4)2(SO4)2(OH) · 22H2O
Zeunerite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Andesine9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var: Oligoclase-Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Alleghanyite9.AF.45Mn2+5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
var: Chiastolite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Annite9.EC.20KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Arfvedsonite9.DE.25[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Balipholite (TL)9.DB.05BaLiMg2Al3(Si2O6)2(OH)4
Bavenite9.DF.25Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Bementite9.EE.05Mn7Si6O15(OH)8
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Braunite9.AG.05Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Caryopilite9.ED.15Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Chondrodite9.AF.45(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Clino-suenoite9.DE.□{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Pennine9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Ripidolite9.EC.55(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Coffinite9.AD.30U(SiO4) · nH2O
Cookeite ?9.EC.55(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Danalite9.FB.10Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
var: Baikalite9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
var: Bronzite9.DA.05(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Euclase9.AE.10BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Eucryptite9.AA.05LiAlSiO4
Ferro-actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ferro-edenite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ferro-pargasite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ferrosilite9.DA.05FeSiO3
Feruvite9.CK.05Ca(Fe2+)3MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
var: Peridot9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Halloysite-7Å9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hastingsite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
var: Manganoan Hedenbergite9.DA.15Ca(Fe,Mn)2+Si2O6
Helvine9.FB.10Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Hsianghualite (TL)9.GB.05Ca3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
Humite9.AF.50(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Hydrobiotite9.EC.60K(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Liberite (TL)9.AA.10Li2BeSiO4
Malayaite9.AG.15CaSn(SiO4)O
Margarite9.EC.30CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
var: Beryllian Margarite9.EC.30CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Merwinite ?9.AD.15Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
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: Damourite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Ferrimuscovite9.EC.15K(Al,Fe3+)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Fuchsite9.EC.15K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Palygorskite9.EE.20(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Pargasite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Manganoan Phlogopite9.EC.20K(Mg,Mn)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Potassic-richterite9.DE.20{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Pyrope9.AD.25Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
var: Hsihutsunite9.DK.05CaMn3Mn(Si5O15)
Roscoelite9.EC.15K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Sepiolite9.EE.25Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Sphaerobertrandite9.AE.50Be3(SiO4)(OH)2
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tephroite9.AC.05Mn2+2SiO4
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
Thortveitite9.BC.05Sc2Si2O7
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uranophane-β9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
'Uvite Series'9..Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Vesuvianite9.BG.35(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
var: Xingshaoite9.AA.05(Zn,Co)2SiO4
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
'Zeolite Group'9.G0.
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
var: Hyacinth9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Allevardite'-
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Andorite'-AgPbSb3S6
'Antamokite'-
'Apatite'-
'var: Collophane'-
'Argentine'-CaCO3
'Biotite'-
'var: Manganophyllite'-
'Bitumen'-
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'var: Brunsvigite'-(Fe2+,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
'Chrysanthemum Stone'-
'Clays'-
'Cobaltite-Gersdorffite Series'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Tantalite-(Fe) Series'-
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Cryophyllite'-
'Dognácskaite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Fayalite-Tephroite Series'-
'var: Knebelite'-from (Fe1.5Mn0.5)2SiO4 to (Mn1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
'Feldspar Group'-
Ferrotaaffeite-2N’2S (TL)-Be(Fe,Mg,Zn)3Al8O16
'Gadolinite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Glass'-
'Hornblende'-
'Hydrogoethite'-3Fe2O3·4H2O
'Hydromuscovite'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Lepidolite'-
Leucoxene-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Lithian Muscovite'-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Melnikovite'-
Mengxianminite (TL)-(Ca,Na)2Sn2(Mg,Fe)3Al8[(BO3)(BeO4)O6]2
'Mimetite-2M'-
'Monazite'-
'Native Amalgam'-(Ag,Hg)
'Pearceite-T2ac'-
'Potassic-hastingsite'-{K}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'Protolithionite'-
'Psilomelane'-
'Pyrobitumen'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Rhabdophane' ?-
'Scapolite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Turgite'-
'UM1991-//-Te:Bi'-Bi2Te
'Wad'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Wuyanzhiite (TL)-Cu2S
'Xenotime'-
'Yiyangite' (TL)-Au3Hg
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Maldonite1.1.3.1Au2Bi
Mercury1.1.7.1Hg
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Tin1.1.13.1Sn
Yuanjiangite (TL)1.1.2.3AuSn
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Osmium1.2.2.1(Os,Ir,Ru)
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Semi-metals and non-metals
Antimony1.3.1.2Sb
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Dyscrasite2.2.1.1Ag3Sb
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 5:2
Parkerite2.3.4.1Ni3(Bi,Pb)2S2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Naumannite2.4.1.2Ag2Se
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Canfieldite2.5.6.2Ag8SnS6
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 4:3
Joséite-B2.6.2.2Bi4Te2S
Pilsenite2.6.2.5Bi4Te3
Rucklidgeite2.6.2.7PbBi2Te4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Clausthalite2.8.1.2PbSe
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Empressite2.8.25.AgTe
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Hawleyite2.8.2.6CdS
Metacinnabar2.8.2.3HgS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Polhemusite2.8.3.1(Zn,Hg)S
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Tiemannite2.8.2.4HgSe
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
Ferrokësterite2.9.2.10Cu2(Fe,Zn)SnS4
Hocartite2.9.2.6Ag2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
Idaite2.9.14.1Cu5FeS6
Mawsonite2.9.3.1Cu6Fe2SnS8
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
Stannoidite2.9.3.3Cu+6Cu2+2(Fe2+,Zn)3Sn2S12
Teallite2.9.10.1PbSnS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Polydymite2.10.1.7Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Violarite2.10.1.8Fe2+Ni3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Antimonselite2.11.2.2Sb2Se3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Orpiment2.11.1.1As2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
Tetradymite2.11.7.1Bi2Te2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Aurostibite2.12.1.11AuSb2
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Hauerite2.12.1.9MnS2
Jordisite ?2.12.11.1MoS2
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Tungstenite2.12.10.3WS2
Ullmannite2.12.3.3NiSbS
Vaesite2.12.1.2NiS2
Oxysulfides
Cetineite2.13.3.1(K,Na)6Sb3+12(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
Kermesite2.13.1.1Sb2S2O
Hydroxysulfides and Hydrated Sulfides
Valleriite2.14.1.1(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Miscellaneous
Stützite2.16.13.1Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Pearceite3.1.8.1[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
Sulvanite3.2.3.1Cu3VS4
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Heyrovskýite3.3.3.1Pb6Bi2S9
Jordanite3.3.1.1Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
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
Christite3.4.10.1TlHgAsS3
Freieslebenite3.4.6.2AgPbSbS3
Gladite3.4.5.3PbCuBi5S9
Gustavite3.4.15.3AgPbBi3S6
Krupkaite3.4.5.2PbCuBi3S6
Lillianite3.4.15.1Pb3-2xAgxBi2+xS6
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Ramdohrite3.4.15.6Pb5.9Fe0.1Mn0.1In0.1Cd0.2Ag2.8Sb10.8S24
Wittichenite3.4.8.1Cu3BiS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
Cosalite3.5.9.1Pb2Bi2S5
Diaphorite3.5.4.1Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Imhofite ?3.5.11.1Tl5.8As15.4S26
Owyheeite3.5.10.1Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
'Schirmerite'3.5.5.1PbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
Kobellite3.6.19.1Pb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69
Plagionite3.6.20.2Pb5Sb8S17
Semseyite3.6.20.4Pb9Sb8S21
Tintinaite3.6.19.2Pb22Cu4(Sb,Bi)30S69
ø = 2
Berthierite3.7.9.3FeSb2S4
Emplectite3.7.5.2CuBiS2
Galenobismutite3.7.9.1PbBi2S4
Junoite3.7.14.1Cu2Pb3Bi8(S,Se)16
Matildite3.7.1.1AgBiS2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Sartorite ?3.7.8.1PbAs2S4
Vrbaite3.7.15.1Hg3Tl4As8Sb2S20
1 < ø < 2
Dalnegroite ?3.8.12.2(Tl4Pb2)(As12Sb8)S34
Hodrušite3.8.4.1Cu8Bi12S22
Jankovićite3.8.13.2Tl5Sb9(As,Sb)4S22
Pavonite3.8.10.1AgBi3S5
Rebulite3.8.13.1Tl5Sb5As8S22
Zinkenite3.8.1.1Pb9Sb22S42
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Bromellite4.2.2.2BeO
Massicot4.2.7.1PbO
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Bixbyite4.3.7.2Mn3+2O3
Claudetite4.3.10.1As2O3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Pyrophanite4.3.5.3Mn2+TiO3
Senarmontite4.3.9.2Sb2O3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Cervantite4.4.16.1Sb3+Sb5+O4
Nsutite4.4.8.1(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Vernadite4.4.9.1(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
AX3
Tungstite4.5.2.1WO3 · H2O
Miscellaneous
Ilsemannite4.6.3.1Mo3O8 · nH2O
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
AXO4·xH2O
Studtite5.3.1.1[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
AX7O22·xH2O
Vandendriesscheite5.8.1.1PbU7O22 · 12H2O
Miscellaneous
Fourmarierite5.9.2.1Pb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Böhmite6.1.2.1AlO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Montroseite6.1.1.4(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
X(OH)2
Behoite6.2.2.1Be(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Miscellaneous
Lithiophorite6.4.1.1(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chrysoberyl7.2.9.1BeAl2O4
Gahnite7.2.1.4ZnAl2O4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2S7.2.11.1Mg3Al8BeO16
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
(AB)2X3
Braunite7.5.1.3Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
AB3X7
Chalcophanite7.8.2.1(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
AB8X16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Romanèchite7.9.2.1(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Miscellaneous
Ferronigerite-2N1S7.11.8.2(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Fergusonite-(Y)8.1.1.1YNbO4
Ixiolite8.1.10.1(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Qitianlingite (TL)8.1.12.1(Fe,Mn)2(Nb,Ta)2WO10
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Microlite Group'8.2.2.1A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
AB2O6
Aeschynite-(Ce)8.3.6.1(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Tantalaeschynite-(Y)8.3.6.4Y(Ta,Ti,Nb)2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)8.3.2.3Mn2+Ta2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Iodargyrite9.1.5.1AgI
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Sellaite9.2.2.1MgF2
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
Aluminofluorides - Isolated Octahedra
Gearksutite11.6.8.1Ca[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
Group 12 - COMPOUND HALIDES
Miscellaneous
Creedite12.1.4.1Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Rutherfordine14.1.4.1(UO2)CO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bismutite ?16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Urancalcarite16b.5.2.1Ca(UO2)3(CO3)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 24 - ANHYDROUS BORATES
A2BO2[XO3]
Hulsite24.2.3.1(Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
Ludwigite24.2.1.1Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Magnesiohulsite (TL)24.2.3.2(Mg,Fe2+)2(Fe3+,Sn,Mg)(BO3)O2
AmBn[XO3]p
Kotoite24.3.2.1Mg3[BO3]2
Nordenskiöldine24.3.3.1CaSn4+[BO3]2
Group 25 - ANHYDROUS BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Monoborates
Fluoborite25.1.2.1Mg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
Hambergite25.1.1.1Be2(BO3)(OH)
Diborates
Szaibélyite25.2.1.2MgBO2(OH)
Group 27 - COMPOUND BORATES
Miscellaneous
Sakhaite27.1.4.1Ca12Mg4(BO3)7(CO3)4(OH)2Cl
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Plumbojarosite30.2.5.6Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)6(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Uranopilite31.2.6.1(UO2)6(SO4)O2(OH)6 · 14H2O
Miscellaneous
Zippeite31.10.4.1K3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O
Group 37 - ANHYDROUS ACID PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Weilite37.1.1.2Ca(HAsO4)
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Pharmacolite39.1.1.2Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
(AB)5[HXO4]2[XO4]2.xH2O
Picropharmacolite39.2.4.1Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Brackebuschite40.2.8.1Pb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
Francevillite40.2a.27.1Ba(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5H2O
Przhevalskite40.2a.21.1Pb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 3H2O
Sabugalite40.2a.24.1HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Tyuyamunite40.2a.26.1Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Uranocircite40.2a.3.1Ba(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Zeunerite40.2a.14.1Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Hörnesite40.3.6.7Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Kaňkite40.5.4.FeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Carminite41.10.6.1PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A3(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Evansite42.1.2.1Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Faustite42.9.3.3(Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Furongite (TL)42.10.5.1Al13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Normal Compound Phosphates, etc·
Schoderite43.3.1.1Al2(PO4)(VO4) · 8H2O
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Xiangjiangite (TL)43.5.6.1(Fe3+,Al)(UO2)4(PO4)2(SO4)2(OH) · 22H2O
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Roméite Group'44.1.1.3
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 46 - ANTIMONITES AND ARSENITES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO3)pZq
Nanlingite (TL)46.1.2.1Na(Ca5Li)Mg12(AsO3)2[Fe(AsO3)6]F14
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Hübnerite48.1.1.1MnWO4
Raspite48.1.4.1Pb(WO4)
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Stolzite48.1.3.2Pb(WO4)
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Eucryptite51.1.1.3LiAlSiO4
Liberite (TL)51.1.2.1Li2BeSiO4
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Willemite51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Tephroite51.3.1.4Mn2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Merwinite ?51.4.2.1Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
Pyrope51.4.3a.1Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Coffinite51.5.2.4U(SiO4) · nH2O
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Euclase52.2.1.1BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Alleghanyite52.3.2b.1Mn2+5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Chondrodite52.3.2b.2(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Humite52.3.2c.1(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Malayaite52.4.3.2CaSn(SiO4)O
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
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
Uranophane-β53.3.1.9Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Group 55 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups,Generally with no Additional Anions
Si2O7 Groups, Generally with no Additional Anions with cations in [6] coordination
Thortveitite55.2.1a.4Sc2Si2O7
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
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Zoisite58.2.1b.1{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
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 Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Feruvite61.3.1.4Ca(Fe2+)3MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Uvite Series'61.3.1.3Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Balipholite (TL)65.1.5.4BaLiMg2Al3(Si2O6)2(OH)4
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Ferrosilite65.1.2.2FeSiO3
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Pargasite66.1.3a.12{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 70 - INOSILICATES Column or Tube Structures
Column or Tube Structures with chains linked by Be
Bavenite70.5.3.1Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Caryopilite71.1.2b.1Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Annite71.2.2b.3KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Hydrobiotite71.2.2d.1K(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Margarite71.2.2c.1CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Roscoelite71.2.2a.4K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
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
Chamosite71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Cookeite ?71.4.1.2(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Palygorskite74.3.1a.1(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Sepiolite74.3.1b.1Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
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
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
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
Hsianghualite (TL)77.1.1.5Ca3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Group 78 - Unclassified Silicates
Bementite78.5.2.1Mn7Si6O15(OH)8
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite
var: Andesine
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var: Oligoclase-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var: Oligoclase-Albite-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Allevardite'-
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Andalusite
var: Chiastolite
-Al2(SiO4)O
'Andorite'-AgPbSb3S6
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Antamokite'-
'Apatite'-
'var: Collophane'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
Arfvedsonite-[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
'Argentine'-CaCO3
Arsenopyrite
var: Danaite
-(Fe0.90Co0.10)AsS - (Fe0.65Co0.35)AsS
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Emerald-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'-
'var: Manganophyllite'-
'Bitumen'-
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
Calcite
var: Ferroan Calcite
-(Ca,Fe)CO3
var: Manganoan Calcite-(Ca,Mn)CO3
Cassiterite
var: Wood Tin
-SnO2
'Chlorite Group'-
'var: Brunsvigite'-(Fe2+,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
'Chrysanthemum Stone'-
'Clays'-
Clino-suenoite-□{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Clinochlore
var: Pennine
-Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Ripidolite-(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
'Cobaltite-Gersdorffite Series'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Tantalite-(Fe) Series'-
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Cryophyllite'-