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Humboldt Co., Nevada, USAi
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Winnemucca7,887 (2017)
Golconda214 (2011)
McDermitt172 (2011)
Orovada155 (2011)
Paradise Valley109 (2011)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Humboldt, Nevada, États-Unis
German:
Humboldt County, Nevada, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di Humboldt, Nevada, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Гумбольдт, Невада, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
洪堡縣 , 内华达州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Humboldt, Nevada, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Humboldt County, Nevada, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة هومبولت, نيفادا, الولايات المتحدة
Armenian:
Համբոլդտ շրջան, Նևադա, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Basque:
Humboldt konderria , Nevada
Bavarian:
Humboldt County, Nevada, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
হামবোল্ডট কাউন্টি, নেভাডা, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Хъмбоулт, Невада, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Humboldt County , Nevada
Czech:
Humboldt County, Nevada, Spojené státy americké
Dutch:
Humboldt County, Nevada, Verenigde Staten
Estonian:
Humboldti maakond , Nevada, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان هامبولت، نوادا, نوادا, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Georgian:
ჰუმბოლტის ოლქი, ნევადა, ამერიკის შეერთებული შტატები
Hebrew:
מחוז הומבולדט, נבדה, ארצות הברית
Hungarian:
Humboldt megye, Nevada, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Irish Gaelic:
Contae Humboldt, Nevada, Stáit Aontaithe Mheiriceá
Japanese:
ハンボルト郡, ネバダ州, アメリカ合衆国
Limburgian:
Humboldt County, Nevada, Vereinegde Staote vaan Amerika
Low Saxon/Low German:
Humboldt County, Nevada, USA
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Humboldt Kūn
Norwegian:
Humboldt County, Nevada, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Humboldt, Nevada, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Humboldt, Nevada, Estados Unidos
Sardinian:
contea de Humboldt, Nevada, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Scottish Gaelic:
Humboldt County, Nevada, Na Stàitean Aonaichte
Serbian:
Округ Хамболт , Невада, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Humboldt County, Nevada, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Humboldt County, Nevada, USA
Traditional Chinese:
洪堡縣, 內華達州, 美國
Turkish:
Humboldt, Nevada, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Гумбольдт, Невада, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
ہمبولٹ کاؤنٹی، نیواڈا, نیواڈا, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Humboldt, Nevada, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Humboldt, Nevada, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
ہمبولٹ کاؤنٹی، نیواڈا, نیواڈا, امریکہ


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347 valid minerals. 13 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Actinolite
Formula: ◻Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Habit: blocky to prismatic
Colour: light green
Description: Also confirmed optically. Associated with baylondite and molybdofornacite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Aenigmatite
Formula: Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Agardite'
Description: Calciuum rich and lead rich varieties.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Aguilarite
Formula: Ag4SeS
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Akaganeite
Formula: (Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Aktashite
Formula: Cu6Hg3As4S12
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Castor, S.B.; Henry, C.D. (2020) Lithium-Rich Claystone in the McDermitt Caldera, Nevada, USA: Geologic, Mineralogical, and Geochemical Characteristics and Possible Origin. Minerals 10, 68.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Osterberg, M. W. (1990). Geology and geochemistry of the Chimney Creek gold deposit, Humboldt County, Nevada. PhD Thesis, University of Arizona.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Habit: hexagonal plates
Colour: pale yellow
Description: confirmed by SEM/EDS, BSE, associated with plumbojarosite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada; Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Amphibole Supergroup var. Uralite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Andalusite var. Chiastolite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: USGS Prof. Paper 471
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Habit: platy to equant
Colour: colorless
Description: confirmed by NCMA optics
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10040609.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Colour: tan
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Apophyllite'
Reference: Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society, 135(6), 2006, pp 13–18.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Habit: radial prismatic
Colour: colorless
Description: associtated with calcite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Arsenbrackebuschite
Formula: Pb2Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Arsendescloizite ?
Formula: PbZn(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals Vol. 74 No. 6 Nov/Dec 1999
Arsenic
Formula: As
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Arseniosiderite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: MinRec 19:253-257
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Arsentsumebite
Formula: Pb2Cu(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne and William Wise. Analyzed by XRD.
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Habit: prismatic
Colour: green
Description: associated with hemimorphite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Habit: radial, lathe like
Colour: light blue
Description: associated with malachite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Austinite
Formula: CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Habit: balls of tiny crystals
Colour: green
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Axinite-(Fe)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Bariopharmacosiderite
Formula: Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Bayldonite
Formula: PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Habit: fine granular
Colour: yellow-green
Description: associated with malachite and molybdofornacite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Bementite
Formula: Mn7Si6O15(OH)8
Reference: Bonham, H. F., Jr., Garside, L. J., Jones, R. B., Papke, K. G., Quade, J., Tingley, J. . (1985) A Mineral Inventory of the Paradise-Denio and Sonoma-Gerlach Resource Areas, Winnemucca District, Nevada, NBMG Open-File Report 85-3, pp. 473.
Beraunite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Habit: platy, radial lathe like
Colour: dark green
Description: associated with kidwellite and jarosite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Berthierite
Formula: FeSb2S4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Econ Geol (1985) 80:360-393
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Bindheimite' ?
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: NBMG Open File Report 79-3
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Brannerite ?
Formula: UTi2O6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Online Documents OF06-19 - Nevada Uranium and Thorium Occurrences; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Britholite-(Y) ?
Formula: (Y,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Description: 10 micron inclusion in zircon
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Habit: prismatic
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Buddingtonite
Formula: (NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Bukovskýite
Formula: Fe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
Reference: Bowell, R. J., & Parshley, J. V. (2005). Control of pit-lake water chemistry by secondary minerals, Summer Camp pit, Getchell mine, Nevada. Chemical Geology, 215(1-4), 373-385.
Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Calcic plagioclase'
Reference: Osterberg, M. W. (1990). Geology and geochemistry of the Chimney Creek gold deposit, Humboldt County, Nevada. PhD Thesis, University of Arizona.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Calderónite
Formula: Pb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)
Habit: platy
Colour: orange-brown
Description: Also confirmed by XRD. Associated with hinsdalite, stolzite, and alunite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Habit: prismatic
Colour: blue
Description: Also confirmed by XRD. Associated with hinsdalite, stolzite, and alunite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Calomel
Formula: [Hg2]2+Cl2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada; NBMG files No. 50600003; Statz, M. H. and H. L. Bauer Jr. (1951) Virgin Valley opal district, Humboldt County, Nevada. USGS Circular 142.; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Čechite
Formula: PbFe2+(VO4)(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Rolf Luetcke
Celsian
Formula: Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Habit: platy smears
Colour: colorless
Description: associated with wulfenite and molybdofornacite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
'Chabazite'
Reference: MinRec 19:253-257
Chaidamuite
Formula: ZnFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 4H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chalcosiderite
Formula: CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chalcostibite
Formula: CuSbS2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chapmanite
Formula: Fe3+2Sb3+(Si2O5)O3(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Habit: distorted octrahedrons
Colour: gray-green, brownish
Description: associated with most other minerals
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Chlorargyrite var. Bromian Chlorargyrite
Formula: Ag(Cl,Br)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Christite
Formula: TlHgAsS3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O, x < 1
Habit: amorphous coatings
Colour: light blue-green
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Churchite-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Localities: Reported from at least 46 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Clays'
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Clinoptilolite'
Formula: M3-6(Si30Al6)O72 · 20H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Clinosafflorite
Formula: CoAs2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: LONGO, Anthony A., TRACKING EVOLVING ORE FLUIDS WITH PYRITE IN CARLIN-TYPE GOLD DEPOSITS AT THE TURQUOISE RIDGE MINE, GETCHELL, NEVADA 2009 Portland GSA Annual Meeting (18-21 October 2009) Paper No. 263-7
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell
Collinsite
Formula: Ca2Mg(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Coloradoite
Formula: HgTe
Reference: MinRec 19:253-257; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Habit: balls of tiny crystalls
Colour: yellow-green
Description: associated with mimetite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
'Copper Stain'
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Corderoite (TL)
Formula: Hg2+3S2Cl2
Type Locality:
Reference: [AmMin 84:194]
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Rocks & Minerals Vol. 74 No. 6 Nov/Dec 1999; Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Colour: metallic purple
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Creedite
Formula: Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Habit: radial spherules of prismatic crystals
Colour: colorless
Description: Associated with brochantite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada; Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Crimsonite (TL)
Formula: PbFe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Adams, P.M., Mills, S.J. and Nash, B.P. (2015) Crimsonite, IMA 2014-095. CNMNC Newsletter No. 24, April 2015, page 249; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 247-251; Kampf, A.R., Adams, P.M., Mills, S.J., Nash, B.P. (2016): Crimsonite, PbFe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2, the phosphate analogue of carminite from the Silver Coin mine, Valmy, Nevada, USA. Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 925-935
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Curetonite (TL)
Formula: Ba(Al,Ti)(PO4)(OH,O)F
Type Locality:
Reference: Min Rec 10:4 pp219-221
Cyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Habit: fine fibers
Colour: blue
Description: Associated with malachite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada; Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Cymrite
Formula: BaAl2Si2(O,OH)8 · H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Cyrilovite
Formula: NaFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Osterberg, M. W. (1990). Geology and geochemistry of the Chimney Creek gold deposit, Humboldt County, Nevada. PhD Thesis, University of Arizona.
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia; USBM RI3945
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Dufrénite
Formula: Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Habit: sprays of prismatic crystals
Colour: yellow-green
Description: Associated with mimetite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Eglestonite
Formula: [Hg2]2+3OCl3(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Englishite
Formula: K3Na2Ca10Al15(PO4)21(OH)7 · 26H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia; USBM RI3945
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Erionite'
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Eucairite
Formula: AgCuSe
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Evansite ?
Formula: Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Reference: Min Rec 10:4 pp219-221
Faustite
Formula: ZnAl6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Ferribushmakinite (TL)
Formula: Pb2Fe3+(PO4)(VO4)(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Adams, P.M., Nash, B.P., Marty, J. (2015): Ferribushmakinite, Pb2Fe^3+(PO4)(VO4)(OH), the Fe^3+ analogue of bushmakinite from the Silver Coin mine, Valmy, Nevada. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 661-669.
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Reference: MinRec 19:253-257
Fibroferrite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Fluellite ?
Formula: Al2(PO4)F2(OH) · 7H2O
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Fluorapatite var. Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Habit: short prismatic
Colour: colorless
Fluorescence: green
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Fluorapophyllite-(Na)
Formula: NaCa4(Si8O20)F · 8H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Habit: cubes
Colour: colorless
Description: Associated with most Al phosphates, brochantite, and hemimorphite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Fluorowardite (TL)
Formula: NaAl3(PO4)2F2(OH)2(H2O)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Adams, P.M. and Housley, R.M. (2012): Fluorowardite, IMA 2012-016. CNMNC Newsletter No. 13, June 2012, page 816; Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 807-817; Kampf, A.R., Adams, P.M., Housley, R.M., Rossman, G.R. (2014): Fluorowardite, NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)2F2·2H2O, the fluorine analogue of wardite from the Silver Coin mine, Valmy, Nevada. American Mineralogist, 99, 804-810.
Fluorwavellite (TL)
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH)2F · 5H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Adams, P.M., Barwood, H. and Nash, B.P. (2015) Fluorwavellite, IMA 2015-077. CNMNC Newsletter No. 28, December 2015, page 1862; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1859–1864.; Kampf, A.R., Adams, P.M., Barwood, H., Nash, B.P. (2017): Fluorwavellite, Al3(PO4)2(OH)2F·5H2O, the fluorine analogue of wavellite. American Mineralogist: 102: 909-915.
Fornacite
Formula: Pb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Gaitite
Formula: Ca2Zn(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Habit: Spheres to 1mm
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 33 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Galena var. Silver-bearing Galena
Formula: PbS with Ag
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Galkhaite
Formula: (Cs,Tl)(Hg,Cu,Zn)6(As,Sb)4S12
Habit: Red cubes to 5mm, gray crystals to 1.2cm
Colour: Nearly black in reflected light; dark red in transmitted light
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Jungles, G. (1974): Galkhaite: A newly described mineral from Siberia found at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Mineralogical Record 5: 290; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 610 "Principal Gold Producing Districts of the United States"
'Garnierite'
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Gartrellite
Formula: PbCuFe3+(AsO4)2(OH) · H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Getchellite (TL)
Formula: AsSbS3
Reference: Weissberg, B. G. (1965): Getchellite, AsSbS3, a new mineral from Humboldt County, Nevada, American Mineralogist, 50, 1817-1826 ; American Mineralogist, Volume 68, pages 235-244, 1983; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Giniite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5 · 2H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
'Gismondine'
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Glaucodot
Formula: (Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Reference: Osterberg, M. W. (1990). Geology and geochemistry of the Chimney Creek gold deposit, Humboldt County, Nevada. PhD Thesis, University of Arizona.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Habit: earthy masses and pseuodomorphs
Colour: brown
Description: Associated with most other minerals
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 48 localities in this region.
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:601-622
Gold var. Electrum
Formula: (Au,Ag)
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Econ Geol (1994) 89:628-638; USGS Bull 2090; WARREN, I. (2005) Geology, geochemistry, and genesis of the El Pe˜nón epithermal Au-Ag deposit, northern Chile: Characteristics of a bonanza-grade deposit and techniques for exploration. Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, New Zealand, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, 428 pp.
Gorceixite
Formula: BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: MinRec 19:253-257
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Guérinite
Formula: Ca5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
Reference: MinRec 19:253-257
'Gummite'
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Reference: Mineralogical Record 16:15-23
Gypsum var. Satin Spar Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: USGS Bull 1538D
Haidingerite
Formula: CaHAsO4 · H2O
Reference: MinRec 19:253-257
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Bowell, R. J., & Parshley, J. V. (2005). Control of pit-lake water chemistry by secondary minerals, Summer Camp pit, Getchell mine, Nevada. Chemical Geology, 215(1-4), 373-385.
Hectorite
Formula: Na0.3(Mg,Li)3(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Habit: prismatic
Colour: colorless
Description: Associated with malachite and calcite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Hentschelite
Formula: CuFe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Habit: radial clusters of prismatic crystals
Colour: dark green
Description: Associated with jarosite and kidwellite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada; Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Heterogenite ?
Formula: Co3+O(OH)
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
'Heulandite'
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Heyite
Formula: Pb5Fe2+2(VO4)2O4
Habit: small twinned flakes
Colour: yellow, orange
Description: Also confirmed by XRD. Subsequent study determined this was the new mineral Ferribushmakinite.
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada; Kampf, A.R., Adams, P.M., Nash, B.P., Marty, J. (2015): Ferribushmakinite, Pb2Fe^3+(PO4)(VO4)(OH), the Fe^3+ analogue of bushmakinite from the Silver Coin mine, Valmy, Nevada. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 661-669.
Hidalgoite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Hinsdalite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hisingerite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Min Rec 10:4 pp219-221
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hübnerite
Formula: MnWO4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hydrobiotite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hydrokenoelsmoreite
Formula: 2W2O6(H2O)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hydrokenoelsmoreite var. Ferritungstite
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hydroniumjarosite
Formula: (H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hydroxylapatite var. Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(OH,O)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Iangreyite (TL)
Formula: Ca2Al7(PO4)2(PO3OH)2(OH,F)15 · 8H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Mills, S.J., Kampf, A.R., Sejkora, J., Adams, P.M., Birch, W.D., Plášil, J. (2011): Iangreyite: a new secondary phosphate mineral closely related to perhamite. Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 327-336.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; NBMG files No. 50600003; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell
Ilsemannite
Formula: Mo3O8 · nH2O
Reference: [MinRec 16:20]; NBMG Open File Report 79-3
Iodargyrite
Formula: AgI
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Desborough, G. A., Smith, K. S., Lowers, H. A., Swayze, G. A., Hammarstrom, J. M., Diehl, S. F., Leinz, R. W. and Driscoll, R. L. (2010): Mineralogical and chemical characteristics of some natural jarosites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74, 1041-1056.
Jordanite
Formula: Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Habit: Inclusions in galena and sphalerite
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Kalinite
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia; USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10149626.
Kenhsuite (TL)
Formula: Hg2+3S2Cl2
Type Locality:
Reference: [AmMin 84:194]
Kermesite
Formula: Sb2S2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'K Feldspar'
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: Min Rec 10:4 pp219-221
'K Feldspar var. Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Reference: Min Rec 10:4 pp219-221
Kidwellite
Formula: NaFe3+9+x(PO4)6(OH)11 · 3H2O, x = 0.33
Habit: radiating fiberous coatings
Colour: light to dark green
Description: Associated with jarosite and other phosphate minerals
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Kingsmountite
Formula: Ca3MnFeAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Kintoreite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Kipushite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)5Zn(PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Kleinite
Formula: (Hg2N)(Cl,SO4) · nH2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; McCormack, J.K. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35(8), 796-798.
Krásnoite (TL)
Formula: Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Mills, S.J., Sejkora, J., Kampf, A.R., Grey, I.E., Bastow, T.J., Ball, N.A., Adams, P.M., Raudsepp, M. and Cooper, M.A. (2011) Krásnoite, IMA 2011-040. CNMNC Newsletter No. 10, October 2011, page 2557; Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 2549-2561.
Laffittite
Formula: AgHgAsS3
Habit: Occurs in grains about 1 mm large as dark red crystals
Colour: dark red
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nakai,I. & Appleman, D.E. (1983): Laffitite, AgHgAsS3, crystal structure & second occurrence from the Getchell Mine, Nevada, American Mineralogist, 68: 235-244
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Bowell, R. J., & Parshley, J. V. (2005). Control of pit-lake water chemistry by secondary minerals, Summer Camp pit, Getchell mine, Nevada. Chemical Geology, 215(1-4), 373-385.
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Leucophosphite
Formula: KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Habit: platy to sheaves, spheres
Colour: cream to tan
Description: Also confirmed by SEM/EDS and XRD. Associated with lipscombite and kidwellite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
'Leucoxene'
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:578-600
Libethenite
Formula: Cu2(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams 2016
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Habit: bladed
Colour: deep blue
Description: Associated with brochantite and caledonite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Lipscombite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Habit: coatings, balls of fine crystals
Colour: very dark green to brown
Description: Associated with perhamite, turquoise, and wavellite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Lithiophorite
Formula: (Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Reference: Gail Dunning Collection
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Lonecreekite
Formula: (NH4)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Steve Sorrell Collection
Lorándite
Formula: TlAsS2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Bowell, R.J., Baumann, M., Gingrich, M., Tretbar, D., Perkins, W.F., and Fisher, P.C. (1999) The occurrence of gold at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Journal of Geochemical Exploration: 67: 127-143.; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: MinRec 19:253-257
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Habit: balls, clusters of fibers
Colour: green
Description: Associated with hemimorphite and brochatite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: Rolf Luetcke
'Manganese Oxides var. Manganese Dendrites'
Reference: Rolf Luetcke
Mansfieldite
Formula: AlAsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Bowell, R. J., & Parshley, J. V. (2005). Control of pit-lake water chemistry by secondary minerals, Summer Camp pit, Getchell mine, Nevada. Chemical Geology, 215(1-4), 373-385.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Reference: MinRec 19:253-257; Econ Geol (1997) 92:601-622; NBMG Open File Report 79-3; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Description: Grew on lead assay sheet from dump.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Mawbyite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Meneghinite
Formula: Pb13CuSb7S24
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Meta-ankoleite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: NBMG files No. 50600003
Metacinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Econ Geol (1985) 80:360-393
Metastibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Metavariscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Metazeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell
Meurigite-K
Formula: KFe3+8(PO4)6(OH)7 · 6.5H2O
Habit: sprays of fibers
Colour: colorless to cream
Description: Also confirmed by XRD
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Meurigite-Na (TL)
Formula: NaFe3+8(PO4)6(OH)7 · 6.5H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: A. R. Kampf, P. M. Adams, U. Kolitsch and I. M. Steele (2009): Meurigite-Na, a new species, and the relationship between phosphofibrite and meurigite. Am. Mineral. 94, 720-727.
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Econ Geol (1994) 89:628-638
Millisite
Formula: (Na,K)CaAl6(PO4)4(OH)9 · 3H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Habit: prismatic
Colour: colorless to yellow
Description: Associated with wulfenite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Mitridatite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Mixite
Formula: BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Habit: sprays of fine fibers
Colour: green
Description: Associated with malachite and brochantite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Open File Report 79-3
Molybdite
Formula: MoO3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Molybdofornacite
Formula: Pb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Habit: square plates in clusters
Colour: yellow-green
Description: Also confirmed by XRD. Associated with hemimorphite, duftite, and malachite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Montgomeryite
Formula: Ca4MgAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999; Howard, D and D. Thomssen (2000) Occurrences of Native Selenium in Nevada; USA Micro Probe, newsletter of the NorthWest MicroMineral Study Group, Spring 2000, Volume 1X, Number 1, pgs 15-17.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Montroydite
Formula: HgO
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Morinite
Formula: NaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
Habit: botryoidal
Colour: light blue
Description: Associated with perhamite and turquoise
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Mosesite ?
Formula: (Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Habit: fine clusters of plates
Colour: brown-black
Description: Also confirmed by XRD
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Munakataite
Formula: Pb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Joe Marty, Anthony Kampf, Robert Housley, Stuart Mills, Stefan Weiss (2010) Seltene neue Tellurmineralien aus Kalifornien, Utah, Arizona und New Mexico (USA). Lapis, 35, #12, 42-51.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Reference: Economic Geology (1987) 82:934-950
Muscovite var. Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Muscovite var. Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Nagyágite
Formula: [Pb3(Pb,Sb)3S6](Au,Te)3
Reference: Osterberg, M. W. (1990). Geology and geochemistry of the Chimney Creek gold deposit, Humboldt County, Nevada. PhD Thesis, University of Arizona.
Natroalunite
Formula: NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:578-600
Natrodufrénite
Formula: NaFe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Natron
Formula: Na2CO3 · 10H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Natropharmacosiderite
Formula: (Na,K)Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Naumannite
Formula: Ag2Se
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Neotocite ?
Formula: (Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada Siver Coin Mine, Compact Disc, Paul Adams 2015
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG files No. 50600003; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell; Christopher Wentzell & Alvin Wentzell collections
Opal var. Black Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Opal var. Bone Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var. Crystal Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var. Honey Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var. Hyalite
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Visual Id by Michael Cox
Opal var. Hydrophane
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var. Jelly Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var. Lechosos Opal
Opal var. Milk Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: NBMG files No. 50600003; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell
Opal var. Opaline
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Castor, S.B.; Henry, C.D. (2020) Lithium-Rich Claystone in the McDermitt Caldera, Nevada, USA: Geologic, Mineralogical, and Geochemical Characteristics and Possible Origin. Minerals 10, 68.
Opal var. Precious Fire Opal
Reference: USGS Bull 1538D
Opal var. Precious Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Reference: Rocks & Min.:13:56.; USGS Bull 1538D
Opal var. Wood Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: USGS Bull 1538D
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]; Econ Geol (1997) 92:601-622
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Osarizawaite
Formula: Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Otavite
Formula: CdCO3
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Owyheeite
Formula: Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Description: EDS confirmed by Robert Housley.
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)2Si4O10(OH) · 4H2O
Pararealgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Pascoite
Formula: Ca3(V10O28) · 17H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Perhamite
Formula: Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Habit: hexagonal plates
Colour: colorless
Description: Associated with morinite, lipscombite, and turquoise
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
'Petrified Wood'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; NBMG files No. 50600003
Pharmacolite
Formula: Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Philipsburgite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)6(AsO4,PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Phosphofibrite
Formula: (H2O,K)3.5Fe8(PO4)6(OH)7 · 5H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Phosphohedyphane
Formula: Ca2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Habit: thin prisms
Colour: colorless
Description: calcian pyromorphite rims with phosphohedyphane cores
Reference: Am.Min. 91, 1909-1917(2006)
Phosphosiderite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Bowell, R. J., & Parshley, J. V. (2005). Control of pit-lake water chemistry by secondary minerals, Summer Camp pit, Getchell mine, Nevada. Chemical Geology, 215(1-4), 373-385.
Picropharmacolite
Formula: Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Mineralogical Record 16:15-23
Piemontite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Plumbogummite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Habit: Sheaves and crusts, rhombohedral crystals
Colour: olive green
Description: Also confirmed by XRD
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Habit: hexagonal plates
Colour: yellow-brown
Description: Zoned with alunite
Reference: Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society, 135(6), 2006, pp 13–18; Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Polhemusite
Formula: (Zn,Hg)S
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 63:487.
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 45 localities in this region.
Description: Arsenian variety.
Reference: Am Min 50:1817-1826; Econ Geol (1997) 92:601-622; Bowell, R.J., Baumann, M., Gingrich, M., Tretbar, D., Perkins, W.F., and Fisher, P.C. (1999) The occurrence of gold at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Journal of Geochemical Exploration: 67: 127-143.; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Pyrite var. Arsenian Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Habit: prismatic
Colour: colorless
Description: Associated with hinsdalite. Forms rims of calcian pyromorphite over cores of phosphohedyphane
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada; Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 128 localities in this region.
Reference: Am Min 50:1817-1826; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Quartz var. Agate
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Quartz var. Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Quartz var. Carnelian
Reference: Christopher Wentzell
Quartz var. Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Quartz var. Dendritic Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Quartz var. Fortification Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Kunz, 1892. Gems & Precious Stones of N. America, p.133.
Quartz var. Jasper
Description: Picture jasper
Reference: adv., Murray American Corp., Rock & Gem, v. 6, no. 10, p. 59; Lapidary Journal, v. 30, no. 7, p. 1619.
Quartz var. Moss Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Kunz, 1892. Gems & Precious Stones of N. America, p.133.
Quartz var. Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ed Muceus; Chet Lemanski collection.
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Radtkeite (TL)
Formula: Hg2+3S2ICl
Type Locality:
Reference: AM 76 (1991), 1715; HB3 (1997); NM 90-94 (1997)
Rauenthalite
Formula: Ca3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Habit: Crystals to 12cm
Reference: Lieber, W. (1977) Charakteristisch oder bedeutungslos? Die Farbe von Mineralien. Mineralien-Magazin, 1, 17-23.; Schilling, J.H. (1979) Molybdenum resources of Nevada. Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 79-3.; Nakai, I. and Appleman, D.E. (1983) Laffitite, AgHgAsS3, crystal structure & second occurrence from the Getchell Mine, Nevada. American Mineralogist, 68, 235-244.; Clark, Andrew, Stokman, A.H.W. (1985) Mineralen. Alphen aan den Rijn: Atrium.; Groff, J.A., Heizler, M.T., McIntosh, W.C., and Norman, D.I. (1997) 40 Ar/39 Ar dating and mineral paragenesis for Carlin-type gold deposits along the Getchell Trend, Nevada; evidence for Cretaceous and Tertiary gold mineralization. Economic Geology, 92(5), 601-622.; Castor, S.B. and Ferdock, G.C. (2004) Minerals of Nevada. Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Special Publication 31, 512 pp.; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Rhabdophane-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4) · H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Rhodonite
Formula: CaMn3Mn[Si5O15]
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Robinsonite
Formula: Pb4Sb6S13
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Rockbridgeite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Habit: botryoidal
Colour: blue
Description: Associated with hemimorphite, duftite, and chlorargyrite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Rosiaite
Formula: PbSb5+2O6
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS confirmed by Paul Adams.; Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Sarmientite
Formula: Fe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Schachnerite
Formula: Ag1.1Hg0.9
Reference: In the collection and collected by Brent Thorne. EDS analyzed by Paul Adams. PXRD analyzed by Tony Kampf.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 39 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Open File Report 79-3
Schröckingerite
Formula: NaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Schuetteite
Formula: Hg2+3(SO4)O2
Reference: Gunnar Färber
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Selenium
Formula: Se
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:578-600
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Habit: rhombohedra
Colour: colorless
Description: Associated with hemimorphite and malachite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Soddyite
Formula: (UO2)2SiO4 · 2H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell
Spangolite
Formula: Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Habit: platy to equant
Colour: blue-green
Description: Associated with brochatite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Open File Report 79-3
Spionkopite
Formula: Cu39S28
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 30 localities in this region.
Reference: Mineralogical Record 16:15-23; Econ Geol (1997) 92:601-622; American Mineralogist, Volume 68, pages 235-244, 1983; NBMG Open File Report 79-3
'Stilbite subgroup'
Formula: (Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
Reference: Doug Merson photo & collection
Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Habit: square plates
Colour: pale yellow
Fluorescence: blue-white
Description: Associated with pyromorphite and hinsdalite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Habit: balls of tiny prismatic crystals
Colour: red, pink
Description: Also confirmed by optics. Associated with variscite, wavellite, and turquoise
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada; Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Sylvite
Formula: KCl
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Symplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Tellurium
Formula: Te
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Tennantite Subgroup'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4C2+2)As4S12S
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
Terlinguacreekite
Formula: Hg2+3Cl2O2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist 43:1055-1060
Terlinguaite
Formula: [Hg3]4+Hg2+Cl2O2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
'Tetrahedrite Subgroup'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4C2+2)Sb4S12S
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Reference: Dana 6: 140.
'Thénardite'
Formula: Na2SO4
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Online Documents OF06-19 - Nevada Uranium and Thorium Occurrences
Tiemannite
Formula: HgSe
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Tin ?
Formula: Sn
Description: May refer to analytical trace of tin in ore, not native element.
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Tinsleyite
Formula: KAl2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Tinticite
Formula: Fe3+3(PO4)2(OH)3 · 3H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Online Documents OF06-19 - Nevada Uranium and Thorium Occurrences
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: NBMG Bull 59 Geology and Mineral Resources of Humboldt County, Nevada
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Tripuhyite
Formula: Fe3+Sb5+O4
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine, February 2003, Vol. 67(1), pp. 31–46
Tsumcorite
Formula: PbZn2(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: List provided by Paul Adams at SCMS 2015.; Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Turquoise
Formula: CuAl6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Habit: balls and clusters of pointed plates
Colour: pale blue
Description: Also confirmed by XRD. Associated with wavellite, variscite, and lipscombite
Reference: Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society, 135(6), 2006, pp 13–18; Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Tvalchrelidzeite
Formula: Hg3SbAsS3
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Bowell, R.J., Baumann, M., Gingrich, M., Tretbar, D., Perkins, W.F., and Fisher, P.C. (1999) The occurrence of gold at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Journal of Geochemical Exploration: 67: 127-143.; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada; Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp97-103
Uytenbogaardtite
Formula: Ag3AuS2
Reference: Bowell, R.J., Baumann, M., Gingrich, M., Tretbar, D., Perkins, W.F., and Fisher, P.C. (1999) The occurrence of gold at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Journal of Geochemical Exploration: 67: 127-143.; Bowell, R. J., Perkins, W. F., Tahija, D., Ackerman, J., & Mansanti, J. (2005). Application of LAICPMS to trouble shooting mineral processing problems at the Getchell mine, Nevada. Minerals engineering, 18(8), 754-761.
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Vanadinite
Formula: Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Habit: octahedral crystals
Colour: colorless to pale green
Description: Also confirmed by optics. Associated with wavellite and turquoise
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Vauquelinite ?
Formula: Pb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Dr. William Wise presentation to the Northwest Micro MIneral Study Group, 1 May, 2004
Vesuvianite
Formula: Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Osterberg, M. W. (1990). Geology and geochemistry of the Chimney Creek gold deposit, Humboldt County, Nevada. PhD Thesis, University of Arizona.
'Wad'
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Wakabayashilite
Formula: [(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Wardite
Formula: NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Habit: crusts of equant crystals
Colour: colorless
Description: Associated with perhamite and chlorargyrite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Habit: radiating striated blades
Colour: colorless
Description: Also confirmed by XRD. Associated with turquoise
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Weeksite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Weilite
Formula: Ca(HAsO4)
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Whitlockite
Formula: Ca9Mg(PO4)6(PO3OH)
Reference: Min News (1999) 15:6 pp 1,5-8
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Habit: square plates
Colour: yellow to pale yellow
Description: Associated with mimetite and cerussite
Reference: Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Zálesíite
Formula: CaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Silver Coin Mine. Compact Disc. Paul Adams
Zinclipscombite (TL)
Formula: ZnFe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society, 135(6), 2006, pp 13–18.
Zincolivenite
Formula: CuZn(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: List provided by Paul Adams at SCMS 2015.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology NBMG Open-File Report 96-3 By Stephen B. Castor, Christopher D. Henry, Lisa A. Shevenell

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Arsenic1.CA.05As
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
var. Electrum1.AA.05(Au,Ag)
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Mercury1.AD.05Hg
Schachnerite1.AD.15aAg1.1Hg0.9
Selenium1.CC.10Se
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Tellurium1.CC.10Te
Tin ?1.AC.10Sn
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Aguilarite2.BA.55Ag4SeS
Aktashite2.GA.30Cu6Hg3As4S12
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Berthierite2.HA.20FeSb2S4
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Chalcostibite2.HA.05CuSbS2
Christite2.HD.15TlHgAsS3
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Clinosafflorite2.EB.15aCoAs2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Coloradoite2.CB.05aHgTe
Corderoite (TL)2.FC.15aHg2+3S2Cl2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Eucairite2.BA.50AgCuSe
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var. Silver-bearing Galena2.CD.10PbS with Ag
Galkhaite2.GB.20(Cs,Tl)(Hg,Cu,Zn)6(As,Sb)4S12
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Getchellite (TL)2.FA.35AsSbS3
Glaucodot2.EB.10c(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Jordanite2.JB.30aPb14(As,Sb)6S23
Kenhsuite (TL)2.FC.15bHg2+3S2Cl2
Kermesite2.FD.05Sb2S2O
Laffittite2.GA.35AgHgAsS3
Lorándite2.HD.05TlAsS2
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Meneghinite2.HB.05bPb13CuSb7S24
Metacinnabar2.CB.05aHgS
Metastibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Nagyágite2.HB.20a[Pb3(Pb,Sb)3S6](Au,Te)3
Naumannite2.BA.55Ag2Se
Orpiment2.FA.30As2S3
Owyheeite2.HC.35Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Pararealgar2.FA.15bAs4S4
Polhemusite2.CB.05c(Zn,Hg)S
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
var. Arsenian Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe1-xS
Radtkeite (TL)2.FC.15dHg2+3S2ICl
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Robinsonite2.HC.20Pb4Sb6S13
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Spionkopite2.CA.05cCu39S28
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
'Tennantite Subgroup'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4C2+2)As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite Subgroup'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4C2+2)Sb4S12S
Tiemannite2.CB.05aHgSe
Tvalchrelidzeite2.GC.45Hg3SbAsS3
Uytenbogaardtite2.BA.75Ag3AuS2
Wakabayashilite2.FA.40[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Calomel3.AA.30[Hg2]2+Cl2
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
var. Bromian Chlorargyrite3.AA.15Ag(Cl,Br)
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Creedite3.CG.15Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Eglestonite3.DD.05[Hg2]2+3OCl3(OH)
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Iodargyrite3.AA.10AgI
Kleinite3.DD.35(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4) · nH2O
Mosesite ?3.DD.30(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
Paratacamite3.DA.10cCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Sylvite3.AA.20KCl
Terlinguacreekite3.DD.55Hg2+3Cl2O2
Terlinguaite3.DD.20[Hg3]4+Hg2+Cl2O2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Akaganeite4.DK.05(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
'Bindheimite' ?4.DH.20Pb2Sb2O6O
Brannerite ?4.DH.05UTi2O6
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Heterogenite ?4.FE.20Co3+O(OH)
Hollandite4.DK.05aBa(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Hydrokenoelsmoreite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
var. Ferritungstite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
Hübnerite4.DB.30MnWO4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Ilsemannite4.FJ.15Mo3O8 · nH2O
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Lithiophorite4.FE.25(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Massicot4.AC.25PbO
Molybdite4.E0.10MoO3
Montroydite4.AC.15HgO
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Black Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Bone Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Crystal Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Honey Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Hyalite4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Hydrophane4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Jelly Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Lechosos Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Milk Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Opaline4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Precious Fire Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Precious Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Wood Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pascoite4.HC.05Ca3(V10O28) · 17H2O
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var. Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var. Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var. Carnelian4.DA.05SiO2
var. Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var. Dendritic Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var. Fortification Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var. Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var. Moss Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var. Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var. Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Rosiaite4.DH.25PbSb5+2O6
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Tripuhyite4.DB.05Fe3+Sb5+O4
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Leadhillite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Natron5.CB.10Na2CO3 · 10H2O
Otavite5.AB.05CdCO3
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Schröckingerite5.EG.05NaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Caledonite7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Chaidamuite7.DC.30ZnFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 4H2O
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Cyanotrichite7.DE.10Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Ferrimolybdite7.GB.30Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Fibroferrite7.DC.15Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Fornacite7.FC.10Pb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var. Satin Spar Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Hydroniumjarosite7.BC.10(H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kalinite7.CC.15KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Lonecreekite7.CC.20(NH4)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Molybdofornacite7.FC.10Pb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Munakataite7.BC.65Pb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
Natroalunite7.BC.10NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Natrojarosite7.BC.10NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Osarizawaite7.BC.10Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Plumbojarosite7.BC.10Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Rozenite7.CB.15FeSO4 · 4H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Schuetteite7.BB.40Hg2+3(SO4)O2
Spangolite7.DD.15Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Stolzite7.GA.05Pb(WO4)
'Thénardite'7.AC.25Na2SO4
Vauquelinite ?7.FC.05Pb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Arsenbrackebuschite8.BG.05Pb2Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)
Arsendescloizite ?8.BH.35PbZn(AsO4)(OH)
Arseniosiderite8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Arsentsumebite8.BG.05Pb2Cu(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)
Austinite8.BH.35CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O
Bariopharmacosiderite8.DK.10Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Bayldonite8.BH.45PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Beraunite8.DC.27Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Bukovskýite8.DB.40Fe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
Cacoxenite8.DC.40Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Calderónite8.BG.05Pb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)