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Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

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Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 45° North , 0° East (est.)
Neighbouring regions:
Museums in region:
Other/historical region names associated with this locality:Aquitaine; Limousin; Poitou-Charentes


This region comprises the departments 'Charente', 'Charente-Maritime', 'Corrèze', 'Creuse', 'Dordogne', 'Gironde', 'Landes', 'Lot-et-Garonne', 'Pyrénées-Atlantique', 'Deux-Sèvres', 'Viennes' and 'Haute-Vienne'.
This region is issued from the regrouping of the former regions 'Aquitaine'; 'Limousin' and 'Poitou-Charentes'.
This region comprises the departments 'Corrèze', 'Creuse' and 'Haute-Vienne'.
This region comprises the departments 'Charente', 'Charente-Maritime', 'Deux-Sèvres' and 'Vienne'.


Mineral List

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

Acanthite

Actinolite

Aerinite

Aeschynite-(Ce)

Agrinierite (TL)

Albite

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Allanite-(Ce)

'Allanite Group'

Allophane

Alluaudite

'Alluaudite-Na□'

'Alluaudite-NaNa'

Almandine

'Almandine-Pyrope Series'

Alunite

'Amber'

Amblygonite

'Amblygonite-Montebrasite Series'

Amphibole Supergroup

Analcime

Anatase

var: Niobian Anatase

Andalusite

'Andorite'

'Andrewsite'

Anglesite

Ankerite

Anorthite

Antimony

Apatelite

'Apatite'

Aragonite

Aramayoite

Argyrodite

Arrojadite-(KFe)

Arsenic

Arsenopyrite

Arsenuranospathite

Arthurite

Augite

Aurostibite

Autunite

'Axinite Group'

Barbosalite

'Barrandite'

Baryte

Bassetite

Becquerelite

Bendadaite

Bermanite

Berthierite

Bertrandite

Beryl

var: Aquamarine

var: Emerald

var: Heliodor

Betpakdalite-CaCa

Beudantite

Billietite

'Biotite'

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

Bismutite

'Bitumen'

Boltwoodite

Bornite

Boulangerite

Bournonite

'Bravoite'

Breithauptite

var: Arite

Brochantite

Brookite

Brushite

Cacoxenite

Calcite

Cannonite

Carminite

Carnotite

Cassiterite

Cerussite

Cervantite

'Chabazite'

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chalcosiderite

Chevkinite-(Ce)

Chlorapatite

'Chlorite Group'

Chromite

Chrysotile

Churchite-(Y)

'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'

Clinozoisite

Coffinite

Columbite-(Fe)

'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'

'Columbite-Tantalite'

Compreignacite (TL)

Connellite

Copiapite

Copper

Cordierite

Corrensite

Corundum

var: Sapphire

Cosalite

Covellite

Crandallite

Criddleite

Crocoite

Cryptomelane

Cuprite

Curite

Cyrilovite

Descloizite

Devilline

Dewindtite

Digenite

Diopside

var: Diallage

'Diopside-Hedenbergite Series'

Djurleite

Dolomite

Dufrénite (TL)

Dyscrasite

Edenite

Elbaite

'Elbaite-Schorl Series'

'Electrum'

Embreyite

Enargite

Eosphorite

Epidote

Epidote-(Sr)

'Euxenite-(Y)-Columbite solid solution'

Famatinite

'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Perthite'

Ferberite

var: Reinite

Fergusonite-(Y)

Ferrihydrite

Ferrimolybdite

Ferroalluaudite (TL)

Ferro-edenite

Fizélyite

Fluorapatite

var: Mn-bearing Fluorapatite

Fluorite

var: Stink-Fluss

Forsterite

Freibergite

Freieslebenite

'Frondelite-Rockbridgeite Series'

Galena

var: Argentiferous Galena

Galenobismutite

'Garnet'

'Garnet Structural Group'

Geocronite

Gersdorffite

Gibbsite

'Gigantolite'

Goethite

Gold

Gorceixite

Graphite

Greenockite

Greifensteinite

Greigite

Grossular

Gudmundite

'Gummite'

'var: Coracite'

Gypsum

var: Selenite

Halite

'Halloysite'

Harmotome

Heinrichite

Hematite

Hemimorphite

Hentschelite

Heterosite (TL)

'Heulandite'

Heulandite-K

Hisingerite

'Hornblende'

Hübnerite

Hureaulite (TL)

Hydrokenoelsmoreite

var: Ferritungstite

Hydrotungstite

Hydroxylapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite

Ianthinite

Ilmenite

Iron

var: Kamacite

Isocubanite

Ixiolite

Jamesonite

Jarosite

Johannite

Jordanite

Kaolinite

Kasolite

Kermesite

Kesterite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Kintoreite

Koragoite

Kyanite

'Labradorite'

Lacroixite

Laumontite

'Lepidolite'

Leucophosphite

Leucoxene

Libethenite

'Limonite'

Lindgrenite

Lipscombite

Lithiophilite

Löllingite

Ludlamite

Luzonite

Mackinawite

Magnesite

Magnetite

var: Titaniferous Magnetite

Manganite

Marcasite

Marialite

Mawsonite

'Melnikovite'

Merrillite

Mesolite

Meta-ankoleite

Meta-autunite

Metatorbernite

Metauranocircite-I

Metavoltine

Meymacite

Miargyrite

Microcline

Millerite

Mimetite

var: Prixite

Molybdenite

Molybdite

'Monazite'

Monazite-(Ce)

Montebrasite (TL)

Montmorillonite (TL)

var: Delanovite

Morinite (TL)

Mottramite

Muscovite

var: Damourite

var: Fuchsite

var: Gilbertite

var: Illite

var: Sericite

Nacrite

Natanite

Natrodufrénite

Natrojarosite

Nickeline

Nioboaeschynite-(Ce)

Nontronite (TL)

Olivenite

'Olivine'

Omphacite

Opal

var: Opal-AN

var: Opal-CT

Orthoclase

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Owyheeite

'Ozocerite'

Pargasite

Parnauite

Parsonsite

Pearceite

Petalite

'Petrified Wood'

Pharmacosiderite

'Phillipsite'

Phosgenite

Phosphoferrite

Phosphosiderite

var: Vilateite

Phosphuranylite

Phurcalite

Pigeonite

'Plessite'

Plumbogummite

Polybasite

Posnjakite

Prehnite

Preisingerite

Proustite

Pseudomalachite

'Psilomelane'

Purpurite

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

Pyrochlore Group

Pyrochlore Supergroup

var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

Pyrope

Pyrophanite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Chalcedony

var: Eisenkiesel

var: Ferruginous Quartz

var: Jacinto de Compostela Quartz

var: Jasper

var: Milky Quartz

var: Rose Quartz

var: Sceptre Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz

Rameauite (TL)

Ramsdellite

Raspite

Rhodonite

Richterite

Rockbridgeite

Roquesite

'Rubellite'

Russellite

Rutherfordine

Rutile

var: Ilmenorutile

'Rutilohematite'

Sabugalite

'Sagenite'

Saléeite

Samarskite-(Y)

Scheelite

Schoepite

Schorl

Scolecite

Scorodite

Selenium

Semseyite

Senarmontite

Sharpite

Siderite

Sillimanite

Silver

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

var: Marmatite

Spinel

Stannite

Stannoidite

Staurolite

Stewartite

'Stibiconite'

Stibnite

'Stilbite'

Stolzite

Strengite

Strunzite

Studtite

Sulphur

Symplesite

Taenite

'Tantalite'

Tantalite-(Fe)

Tantalite-(Mn)

Tennantite

'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'

Tetrahedrite

Tetrataenite

Thorite

Titanite

Topaz

Torbernite

Tosudite

'Tourmaline'

Trilithionite

Triphylite

Triplite (TL)

Troilite

Tungstite

Turquoise

Ullmannite

Uraninite

var: Pitchblende

Uranocircite

Uranophane

Uranophane-β

Uranopilite

Uranospathite

Uranosphaerite

Valentinite

Vanadinite

Variscite

Varlamoffite

Vauquelinite

Vesuvianite

Viitaniemiite

Vivianite

Wardite

Wavellite

Witherite

Wittichenite

Wolfeite

'Wolframite'

Wölsendorfite

Wulfenite

'Xenotime'

Xenotime-(Y)

Zeunerite

Zippeite

Zircon

Zoisite

Zwieselite


331 valid minerals. 12 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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References

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- Cauuet, B. (1994): Les mines d'or gauloises du Limousin. Limoges, xx pp.
- Club Eymoutiers Minéraux (2003): Les minéraux du Limousin, Trésors cachés, un siècle d'exploitation minière. Club Eymoutiers Minéraux Ed., 88p.

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