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Faroe Islands, Denmarki
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Faroe IslandsGroup of Islands

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Name in Danish:Færøerne, Danmark
Name in Faroese:Føroyar
Name in French:Îles Féroé, Danemark
Name in German:Färöer, Dänemark
Name in Italian:Fær Øer, Danimarca
Name in Russian:Фарерские острова, Дания
Name in Simplified Chinese:法罗群岛, 丹麦
Name in Spanish:Islas Feroe, Dinamarca
Name in Achinese:Pulo-pulo Faroe, Denmark
Name in Afrikaans:Faroëreilande, Denemarke
Name in Albanian:Ishujt Faroe, Danimarka
Name in Alemannic:Färöer, Dänemark
Name in Amharic:ፋሮ ደሴቶች, ዴንማርክ
Name in Anglo-Saxon:Faroisca Īega, Denemearc
Name in Arabic:جزر فارو, الدنمارك
Name in Aragonese:Islas Feroe, Dinamarca
Name in Armenian:Ֆարերյան կղզիներ, Դանիա
Name in Asturian:Islles Feroe, Dinamarca
Name in Azeri:Farer adaları, Danimarka
Name in Bashkir:Фарер утрауҙары, Дания
Name in Basque:Faroeak, Danimarka
Name in Bavarian:Färöer, Dänemark
Name in Belarusian:Фарэрскія астравы, Данія
Name in Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):Фарэрскія астравы, Данія
Name in Bengali:ফ্যারো দ্বীপপুঞ্জ, ডেনমার্ক
Name in Bishnupriya Manipuri:ফারো দ্বীপমালা, ডেনমার্ক
Name in Bislama:Faroe aelan, Denmark
Name in Bosnian:Farska ostrva, Danska
Name in Breton:Faero, Danmark
Name in Bulgarian:Фарьорски острови, Дания
Name in Catalan:Illes Fèroe, Dinamarca
Name in Chechen:Фарерийн гӀайренаш, Дани
Name in Cornish:Ynysow Faroe, Danmark
Name in Croatian:Føroyar
Name in Czech:Faerské ostrovy, Dánsko
Name in Dutch:Faeröer, Denemarken
Name in Dutch Low Saxon:Faeröer
Name in Egyptian Arabic:جزر فارو, دنمارك
Name in Erzya:Фарерэнь усият, Дания Мастор
Name in Esperanto:Ferooj, Danio
Name in Estonian:Fääri saared, Taani
Name in Ewe:Faroe Islands, Denmark
Name in Extremaduran:Islas Feroes, Dinamarca
Name in Farsi/Persian:جزایر فارو, دانمارک
Name in Fiji Hindi:Faroe Islands, Denmark
Name in Finnish:Färsaaret, Tanska
Name in Franco-Provençal:Iles Fèroè, Danemârc
Name in Gagauz:Farer Adaları, Daniya
Name in Galician:Illas Feroe, Dinamarca
Name in Georgian:ფარერის კუნძულები, დანია
Name in Greek:Νήσοι Φερόες, Δανία
Name in Greenlandic:Savalimmiut, Danmarki
Name in Gujarati:ફરો દ્વિપસમૂહ
Name in Hakka:Faroe Khiùn-tó, Tân-ma̍k
Name in Hebrew:איי פארו, דנמרק
Name in Hindi:फ़रो द्वीपसमूह, डेनमार्क
Name in Hungarian:Feröer, Dánia
Name in Icelandic:Færeyjar, Danmörk
Name in Ido:Faero, Dania
Name in Indonesian:Kepulauan Faroe, Denmark
Name in Irish Gaelic:Oileáin Fharó, An Danmhairg
Name in Japanese:フェロー諸島, デンマーク
Name in Javanese:Kapuloan Faroe, Dhènemarken
Name in Kalmyk:Форойсин Арлс, Данскгин Нутуг
Name in Kapampangan:Pulung Faroe, Dinamarka
Name in Karachay-Balkar:Фарер айрымканла, Дания
Name in Karakalpak:Farer atawları, Daniya
Name in Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):Фарер аралдары, Дания
Name in Kinyarwanda:Ibirwa bya Farowe, Danimarike
Name in Komi:Фарер діяс, Дания
Name in Konkani:फेरो द्वीपसमूह, डेन्मार्क
Name in Korean:페로 제도, 덴마크
Name in Kurdish (Latin Script):Giravên Feroe, Danîmarka
Name in Kyrgyz:Фарер аралдары
Name in Latin:Faeroae, Dania
Name in Latvian:Fēru Salas, Dānija
Name in Ligurian:Isoe Farœ, Danemarca
Name in Limburgian:Faeröer, Denemarke
Name in Lithuanian:Farerai, Danija
Name in Lombard:Faroe, Danimarca
Name in Low Saxon/Low German:Färöer, Däänmark
Name in Lower Sorbian:Färöje, Dańska
Name in Luxembourgish:Färöer, Dänemark
Name in Macedonian:Фарски Острови, Данска
Name in Malay:Kepulauan Faroe, Denmark
Name in Malayalam:ഫറോ ദ്വീപുകൾ, ഡെന്മാർക്ക്
Name in Maltese:Gżejjer Faroe
Name in Manx:Ellanyn ny Geyrragh, Yn Danvarg
Name in Maori:Moutere Faroe, Tenemāka
Name in Marathi:फेरो द्वीपसमूह, डेन्मार्क
Name in Mazanderani:فارو
Name in Min Dong Chinese:Faroe Gùng-dō̤, Dăng-măh
Name in Mingrelian:ფარერიშ კოკეფი, დანია
Name in Mongolian:Фарерын арлууд, Дани
Name in Nepali:फरोइ टापु
Name in Northern Frisian:Färöer, Dånmark
Name in Northern Sami:Fearsullot, Dánmárku
Name in Norwegian:Færøyene, Danmark
Name in Norwegian (Nynorsk):Færøyane, Danmark
Name in Novial:Faro Isles, Dania
Name in Occitan:Illas Feròe
Name in Odia:ଫାରୋ ଦ୍ଵୀପପୁଞ୍ଜ
Name in Ossetian:Фареры сакъадæхтæ, Дани
Name in Piedmontese:Faròe, Danimarca
Name in Polish:Wyspy Owcze, Dania
Name in Portuguese:Ilhas Feroe, Dinamarca
Name in Punjabi:ਫ਼ਰੋ ਟਾਪੂ
Name in Quechua:Pharuy, Dansuyu
Name in Romanian:Insulele Feroe, Danemarca
Name in Romansh:Inslas Feroe, Danemarc
Name in Russia Buriat:Фарерай аралнууд, Дани
Name in Sardinian:Ìsulas Føroyar
Name in Saterland Frisian:Färöer
Name in Scots:Faroe Islands, Denmark
Name in Scottish Gaelic:Na h-Eileanan Fàro
Name in Serbian:Фарска Острва, Данска
Name in Serbo-Croatian:Ferojski otoci, Danska
Name in Sicilian:Ìsuli Fær Øer
Name in Sinhalese:ෆාරෝ දිවයින්, ඩෙන්මාර්කය
Name in Slovak:Faerské ostrovy, Dánsko
Name in Slovenian:Ferski otoki, Danska
Name in Somali:Jasiiradaha Feroe
Name in South Azerbaijani:فارو آدالاری, دانمارک
Name in Sundanese:Kapuloan Faroe
Name in Swahili:Visiwa vya Faroe, Denmark
Name in Swedish:Färöarna, Danmark
Name in Tagalog:Kapuluang Peroe, Dinamarka
Name in Tajik (Cyrillic Script):Ҷазираҳои Фаро, Дания
Name in Tamil:பரோயே தீவுகள், டென்மார்க்
Name in Tatar:Фарер утраулары, Дания
Name in Tetum:Nusar Faroé, Dinamarka
Name in Thai:หมู่เกาะแฟโร, ประเทศเดนมาร์ก
Name in Traditional Chinese:法羅群島, 丹麥
Name in Tumbuka:Vilumba vya Faroe, Denmark
Name in Turkish:Faroe Adaları, Danimarka
Name in Ukrainian:Фарерські острови, Данія
Name in Upper Sorbian:Färöje, Danska
Name in Urdu:جزائر فارو, ڈنمارک
Name in Uzbek (Latin Script):Farer orollari
Name in Venetian:Ixołe Fær Øer, Danimarca
Name in Veps:Fareran Sared, Danii
Name in Vietnamese:Quần đảo Faroe, Đan Mạch
Name in Vlax Romani:Dvipa Faroe, Danemarka
Name in Waray:Kapuropud-an Feroe, Dinamarka
Name in Welsh:Ynysoedd Ffaröe, Denmarc
Name in West Frisian:Fêreu-eilannen, Denemark
Name in Western Punjabi:فارو جزیرے, ڈنمارک
Name in Wolof:Duni Faarow, Danmaark
Name in Wu Chinese:法罗群岛, 丹麦
Name in Yoruba:Àwọn Erékùṣù Fàróè, Dẹ́nmárkì
Name in Zeelandic:Faeroër, Denemarken
Locality type:Group of Islands

A home-rule part of Denmark with extensive autonomy.

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Commodity List

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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

31 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Localities: Reported from at least 42 localities in this region.
Formula: (Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Iceland Spar
Formula: CaCO3
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Localities: Reported from at least 50 localities in this region.
'Chabazite var: Phacolite'
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Formula: (Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Formula: Cu2S
Formula: Cu
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Formula: SiO2
Epistilbite ?
Formula: CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona, p.150
Reference: Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona, p.150
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
'Heulandite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 49 localities in this region.
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Lévyne-Ca (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
Reference: Brewster, D. (1825): Description of levyne, a new mineral species. Edinb. J. Sci., 2, 332-334; Merlino, S., Galli, E. and Alberti, A. (1975): The crystal structure of levyne. Tschermaks. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt. 22, 117-129
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Formula: Ca10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Claus Hedegaard collection (nos. 613, 7010, 7242 a.o.)
Opal var: Opal-CT
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona, p.415
Formula: FeS2
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Formula: Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
'Stilbite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 59 localities in this region.
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona, p.495
Formula: SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-CT4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
var: Iceland Spar5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Group 9 - Silicates
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Beidellite9.EC.40(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Chabazite-Ca9.GD.10(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Chabazite-Na9.GD.10(Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Cowlesite9.GG.05CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Epistilbite ?9.GD.45CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Gyrolite9.EE.30NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Lévyne-Ca (TL)9.GD.15(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite9.GD.35(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Okenite9.EA.40Ca10Si18O46 · 18H2O
'Saponite'9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
'Scolecite'9.GA.05CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
'Stellerite'9.GE.15Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
'Thomsonite-Ca'9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'var: Phacolite'-
Heulandite subgroup-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Beidellite71.3.1a.1(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Saponite71.3.1b.2Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Okenite72.3.2.5Ca10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Group 73 - PHYLLOSILICATES Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets
Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets with double and single layers
Gyrolite73.2.2c.1NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Chabazite-Ca77.1.2.1(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Cowlesite77.1.5.8CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Epistilbite ? · 5H2O
Harmotome77.1.3.5(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite77.1.6.1(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Scolecite77.1.5.5CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Stellerite77.1.4.4Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
var: Iceland Spar
'var: Phacolite'-
Chabazite-Na-(Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
'Heulandite subgroup'-
Lévyne-Ca (TL)-(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
var: Opal-CT
-SiO2 · nH2O
var: Agate
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Stilbite subgroup'-
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
H Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
H Chabazite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
H CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
H EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
H GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
H Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H Lévyne-Ca(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H OkeniteCa10Si18O46 · 18H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
C CalciteCaCO3
C Calcite (var: Iceland Spar)CaCO3
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
O Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
O Chabazite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
O CristobaliteSiO2
O EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
O Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
O Calcite (var: Iceland Spar)CaCO3
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O Lévyne-Ca(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O OkeniteCa10Si18O46 · 18H2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O TridymiteSiO2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Chabazite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Na GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Na Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Na SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Mg CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Mg SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Al Chabazite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Al CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Al EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Al GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Al Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al Lévyne-Ca(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Al StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Si Chabazite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Si GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Si Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Lévyne-Ca(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si OkeniteCa10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Si StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si TridymiteSiO2
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
S ChalcociteCu2S
S PyriteFeS2
K CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
K Chabazite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
K Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
K Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Ca Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Ca CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Ca EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Ca Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Ca Calcite (var: Iceland Spar)CaCO3
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca Lévyne-Ca(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Ca OkeniteCa10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Ca StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Fe CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CopperCu
Ba Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O


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Anonymous (?) (1780): Underdanigst Beretning om det Arbeide og de Iagttagelser som blev gjorde under min Nærværelse paa Færøerne i Aarene 1778 og 1779, pp. 1-90
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Currie, J. (1907): The mineralogy of the Færöes, arranged topographically, Transactions of the Edinburgh Geological Society, Session 1905-1906, 9,1-68
Anonymous (?) (1908): Ausstellung: Minerale von den Färöern, Tschermak’s Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 27, 253-264
Görgey, R. (1910): Ein Beitrag zur topographischen Mineralogie der Färöer. Auf Grund einer mit F. Cornu unternommenen Reise, Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, etc., Beilageband, 29, 269-315, pl. VII-IX
Aminoff, G. (1916): Kalkspattvillingar från Färöarna, Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar, 38(II.5), 339-348
Noe-Nygaard, Arne (1940): Færøernes tilblivelse og natur, Ledetraad ved Folkelig Universitetsundervisning, nr. 92
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Betz, V. (1981): Famous mineral localities: Zeolites from Iceland and the Faeroes. Mineralogical Record 12 (1), 5-26.
Noe-Nygaard, Arne (1981): Færøerne, en geologisk trædesten i Nordatlanten, Danmarks Geologiske Undersøgelse, I. Række, 1980, 19-23
Burvald, I. (2003): Mineralforekomster på Færøyene. Norsk Bergverksmuseums Skrift 25, 29-34
Jørgensen, O. (2006) The regional distribution of zeolites in the basalts of the Faroe Islands and the significance of zeolites as palaeo-temperature indicators, GEUS Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 9, 123-156. []
Tranefors, H. (2007): Färöarna juli 2006-en reseskildring. Litiofilen. 24 (1): 15-21
Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Färöer-Inseln. Lapis 33 (2), 29-35; 50 (in German).
Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Weisenberger, T. B. & Spürgin, S. (2012): Die Färöer - ein geologischer Streifzug. Aufschluss 63, 173-192.

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