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Caribbean Platei
Regional Level Types
Caribbean PlateTectonic Plate

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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Santo Domingo2,201,941 (2018)
Port-au-Prince1,234,742 (2018)
Santiago de los Caballeros1,200,000 (2016)
Managua973,087 (2010)
Kingston937,700 (2015)
Tegucigalpa850,848 (2010)


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250 valid minerals. 15 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Abhurite
Formula: Sn21Cl16(OH)14O6
Reference: Dunkle, S. E. (2002): Romarchite and Other Corrosion Phases on Metal Artifacts from the Queen Anne’s Revenge (1718). Thesis submitted to the Faculty of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Geological Sciences
Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: http://www.bluestoneresources.ca/cerro-blanco-project/cerro-overview/
Actinolite
Formula: ◻Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/latam.htm
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/latam.htm
Aerinite
Formula: (Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).; Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Albite var. Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Albite var. Anorthoclase
Formula: (Na,K)AlSi3O8
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/latam.htm
Albite var. Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Description: Microlites.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.; Le-Guen de Kerneizon, M., Carron, J.P., Maury, R.C., Bellon, H., Dupuy, C. (1982) Les rhyolites a fayalite et ferroaugite de Sainte-Lucie (arc insulaire des Petites Antilles). Bulletin de Minéralogie, 105, 203-211.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Reference: Robertson Collection; Roobol, M.J., Smith, A.L. (1975) A comparison of the recent eruptions of Mt. Pelée, Martinique and Soufrière, St. Vincent. Bull Volcanol 39, 214.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Rankin, D.W. Geology of St.John, U.S.Virgin Islands. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1631.
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Alpersite
Formula: (Mg,Cu)(SO4) · 7H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Colomer, J. M., Andreu, E., Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. A., Chavez, C., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2013). Mineralogy, textures and new sulphur isotope data of the Cerro de Maimón VMS deposit ores, Dominican Republic. In Mineral deposit research for a high-tech world. Proceedings of the 12th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 518-521).; Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. C., Alfonso, P., de Pablo, J. F., Colomer, J. M., ... & Chávez, C. (2016). Mineralogy, geochemistry and sulfur isotope characterization of Cerro de Maimón (Dominican Republic), San Fernando and Antonio (Cuba) Lower Cretaceous VMS deposits: formation during subduction initiation of the Proto-Caribbean lithosphere within a fore-arc. Ore Geology Reviews, 72, 794-817.
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Econ Geology (1993)88:55-71; Nelson, C.E. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 511-525.; Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 539.
'Amber'
Reference: http://www.gplatt.demon.co.uk/dominica.htm
Amesite
Formula: Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Roobol, M.J., Smith, A.L. (1975) A comparison of the recent eruptions of Mt. Pelée, Martinique and Soufrière, St. Vincent. Bull Volcanol 39, 214.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 831.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Alunno S, Nazzareni S, Zaccarini F, Mattioli M, Renzulli A (2014) Gold nuggets and associated minerals from the Murcielago placer deposit, Lepaguare valley (Honduras). 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 91
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Reference: Harnish, D.E., Brown, P.E. (1986) Petrogenesis of the Casseus Cu-Fe skarn, Terre Neuve District, Haiti. Economic Geology 81 (7): 1801-1807.
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Torró, L. et al. (2018): The discovery of the Romero VMS deposit and its bearing on the metallogenic evolution of Hispaniola during the Cretaceous. Minerals 8, 507.; Torró, L., Proenza, J.A., Espaillat, J., Belén-Manzeta, A.J., Román-Alday, M.C., Amarante, A., González, N., Espinoza, J., Román-Alpiste, M.J., Nelson, C.E. (2018) The discovery of the Romero VMS deposit and its bearing on the metallogenic evolution of Hispaniola during the Cretaceous. Minerals 8, 507.
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Anorthite var. Bytownite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
Anorthite var. Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Saumur, B. M., & Hattori, K. (2013). Zoned Cr-spinel and ferritchromite alteration in forearc mantle serpentinites of the Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(1), 117-136.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Gunnar Färber
'Apophyllite'
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.52,255,323,458
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/navassa/geology/
Arsenic
Formula: As
Reference: Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., Renzulli, A., Toscani, L., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Suarez, P., & Murroni, A. (2014). Genesis of the hydrothermal gold deposits in the Canan area, Lepaguare District, Honduras. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 103(3), 901-928.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Bersani, D., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., & Lottici, P. P. (2009). Raman and micro-thermometric investigation of the fluid inclusions in quartz in a gold-rich formation from Lepaguare mining district (Honduras, Central America). Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 73(3), 443-449.
Asbolane
Formula: (Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Description: 12.53 < 16.06 wt% NiO. 0.48 < 4.06 wt% Co
Reference: Tamara Gallardo, Esperanca Tauler, Joaquin A. Proenza, John F. Lewis, Salvador Gali, Manuel Labrador, Francisco Longo, Giovanni Bloise (2010): Geology, Mineralogy and Geochemistry of the Loma Ortega Ni Laterite Deposit, Dominican Republic. Macla no 13. septiembre ‘10, Revista de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía.
Attakolite
Formula: CaMn2+Al4(SiO3OH)(PO4)3(OH)4
Reference: Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., Renzulli, A., Toscani, L., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Suarez, P., & Murroni, A. (2014). Genesis of the hydrothermal gold deposits in the Canan area, Lepaguare District, Honduras. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 103(3), 901-928.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Description: Subcalcic ferroaugite in microlites.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
Reference: Proenza, J. A., Zaccarini, F., Rudashevsky, N., Cabri, L. J., Garuti, G., Rudashevsky, V. N., ... & Bloise, G. Platinum Group Minerals (PGM) in Ni-Laterites from Falcondo (Central Dominican Republic).
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Copper Handbook 1911
Bannermanite (TL)
Formula: (Na,K)0.7V4+0.7V5+5.3O15
Type Locality:
Reference: Amer.Min.(1983) 68, 634-641
Barroisite
Formula: ◻{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Econ Geology (1993)88:55-71; Nelson, C.E. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 511-525.; Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Bersani, D., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., & Lottici, P. P. (2009). Raman and micro-thermometric investigation of the fluid inclusions in quartz in a gold-rich formation from Lepaguare mining district (Honduras, Central America). Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 73(3), 443-449.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., Renzulli, A., Toscani, L., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Suarez, P., & Murroni, A. (2014). Genesis of the hydrothermal gold deposits in the Canan area, Lepaguare District, Honduras. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 103(3), 901-928.
Blossite (TL)
Formula: α-Cu2(V2O7)
Type Locality:
Reference: American Mineralogist (1987) 72, 397-400; HB3 (1997)
Böhmite
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: R. Weyl (1965) Erdgeschichte und Landschaftsbild in Mittelamerika. (Waldemar Kramer Verlag, Frankfurt am Main)
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: Copper Handbook 1911
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Bowieite
Formula: (Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Reference: Aiglsperger, T., Proenza, J. A., Zaccarini, F., Lewis, J. F., Garuti, G., Labrador, M., & Longo, F. (2015). Platinum group minerals (PGM) in the Falcondo Ni-laterite deposit, Loma Caribe peridotite (Dominican Republic). Mineralium Deposita, 50(1), 105-123.
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Reference: Marchesi, C., Garrido, C. J., Proenza, J. A., Hidas, K., Varas-Reus, M. I., Butjosa, L., & Lewis, J. F. (2016). Geochemical record of subduction initiation in the sub-arc mantle: Insights from the Loma Caribe peridotite (Dominican Republic). Lithos, 252, 1-15.
Brushite (TL)
Formula: Ca(PO3OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 705.
Bustamite
Formula: CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Reference: Econ Geol (2004) 99:1223-1231
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 44 localities in this region.
Reference: www.gstt.org/publications/news/newsletter8/newsletter8.htm
Calcite var. Manganese-bearing Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Reference: Walter R. Kellogg (M&W Minerals) specimens
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
'Chabazite'
Habit: phacolite
Colour: colorless
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.52,255,323,415,458,494; Micro Probe Vol. 7 No. 7 Spring 1993
'Chabazite var. Phacolite'
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.323
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Colomer, J. M., Andreu, E., Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. A., Chavez, C., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2013). Mineralogy, textures and new sulphur isotope data of the Cerro de Maimón VMS deposit ores, Dominican Republic. In Mineral deposit research for a high-tech world. Proceedings of the 12th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 518-521).
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Chalcocyanite
Formula: CuSO4
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 36
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2005): USGS Open-File Report 05-1060
Chalcostibite
Formula: CuSbS2
Reference: Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Chamosite var. Daphnite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
'Charcoal'
Formula: C
Reference: Rock Currier, pers. comm.; Alfredo Petrov, field observations; also as "carbon" in Woodruff & Fritsch (1989) Gems and Gemology, winter, 216-225.; http://www.ige.org/archivos/laboratorio/mineria_del_Larimar_en_la_Republica_Dominicana-2.pdf - 2nd part of the article by Espí & Pérez-Puig (2009) at Publicación tecnológica y docente de la Escuela de Minas de Madrid. Nº6, 2009, pp. 102-113. (in Spanish)
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Dana 6:159.
Chlorargyrite var. Bromian Chlorargyrite
Formula: Ag(Cl,Br)
Reference: Dana 6:159.
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Description: In greenschists.
Reference: Draper, G. (1986) Blueschists and associated rocks in eastern Jamaica and their significance for Cretaceous plate margin development in the northern Caribbean. Geological Society of America Bulletin 87: 48–60
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Reference: Saumur, B. M., & Hattori, K. (2013). Zoned Cr-spinel and ferritchromite alteration in forearc mantle serpentinites of the Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(1), 117-136.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Tamara Gallardo, Esperanca Tauler, Joaquin A. Proenza, John F. Lewis, Salvador Gali, Manuel Labrador, Francisco Longo, Giovanni Bloise: Geology, Mineralogy and Geochemistry of the Loma Ortega Ni Laterite Deposit, Dominican Republic. Macla no 13. septiembre ‘10, Revista de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O, x < 1
Reference: Broedel, C. H. (1961). Preliminary geologic map showing iron and copper prospects in the Juncos quadrangle, Puerto Rico (No. 326).
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Villanova-de-Benavent, C., Proenza, J. A., Galí, S., Nieto, F., García-Casco, A., Roqué-Rosell, J., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2014). Mineralogy of Niphyllosilicates in the Falcondo Nilaterite deposit (Dominican Republic): A multiscale approach. In Proceedings ot the twenty first meeting of the International Mineralogical Association IMA (Vol. 298).
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Clinochlore var. Pennine
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Torio-Henríquez, E. (2007) Petrography and mineral alteration in Berlin geothermal field. Proceedings, Thirty-Second Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering. Stanford University, Stanford, California, January 22-24.
'Clinoptilolite'
Formula: M3-6(Si30Al6)O72 · 20H2O
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Montserrat Volcano Observatory
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Coll. G. Brandstetter
'Clinozoisite-Epidote Series'
Reference: Coll. G. Brandstetter
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: www.poldark-mine.co.uk/bvi.htm (specifies native copper)
'Copper Stain'
Reference: Rankin, D.W. Geology of St.John, U.S.Virgin Islands. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1631.
Coquimbite
Formula: AlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
Reference: Hutton, C.O. (1970) Coquimbite from Nevis, West Indies. Mineralogical Magazine: 37(292): 939-941.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome V, 761.
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., Renzulli, A., Toscani, L., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Suarez, P., & Murroni, A. (2014). Genesis of the hydrothermal gold deposits in the Canan area, Lepaguare District, Honduras. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 103(3), 901-928.
Corrensite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
Corundum ?
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Broedel, C. H. (1961). Preliminary geologic map showing iron and copper prospects in the Juncos quadrangle, Puerto Rico (No. 326).
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: E. Andreu, J. A. Proenza, E. Tauler, C. Chavez and J. Espaillat (2010): Gold and Iodargyrite in the Gossan of Cerro de Maimón Deposit (Central Dominican Republic). Macla 13, 41-42; Colomer, J. M., Andreu, E., Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. A., Chavez, C., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2013). Mineralogy, textures and new sulphur isotope data of the Cerro de Maimón VMS deposit ores, Dominican Republic. In Mineral deposit research for a high-tech world. Proceedings of the 12th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 518-521).; Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. C., Alfonso, P., de Pablo, J. F., Colomer, J. M., ... & Chávez, C. (2016). Mineralogy, geochemistry and sulfur isotope characterization of Cerro de Maimón (Dominican Republic), San Fernando and Antonio (Cuba) Lower Cretaceous VMS deposits: formation during subduction initiation of the Proto-Caribbean lithosphere within a fore-arc. Ore Geology Reviews, 72, 794-817.
Cowlesite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Reference: Micro Probe Vol. 7 No. 7 Spring 1993
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Wise, W. (1997), J. Cave and Karst Studies, 53,170.
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
'Crossite'
Description: In blueschists.
Reference: Draper, G. (1986) Blueschists and associated rocks in eastern Jamaica and their significance for Cretaceous plate-margin development in the northern Caribbean. Geological Society of America Bulletin 97:1, 48-60.
Cummingtonite
Formula: ◻{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Broedel, C. H. (1961). Preliminary geologic map showing iron and copper prospects in the Juncos quadrangle, Puerto Rico (No. 326).
Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Richard Dale collection
Despujolsite
Formula: Ca3Mn4+(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).; Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Econ Geology (1993)88:55-71; Nelson, C.E. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 511-525.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1801-1807
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Reference: Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. C., Alfonso, P., de Pablo, J. F., Colomer, J. M., ... & Chávez, C. (2016). Mineralogy, geochemistry and sulfur isotope characterization of Cerro de Maimón (Dominican Republic), San Fernando and Antonio (Cuba) Lower Cretaceous VMS deposits: formation during subduction initiation of the Proto-Caribbean lithosphere within a fore-arc. Ore Geology Reviews, 72, 794-817.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/navassa/geology/
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Alunno S, Nazzareni S, Zaccarini F, Mattioli M, Renzulli A (2014) Gold nuggets and associated minerals from the Murcielago placer deposit, Lepaguare valley (Honduras). 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 91
Drugmanite
Formula: Pb2(Fe3+,Al)(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)2
Reference: Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., Renzulli, A., Toscani, L., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Suarez, P., & Murroni, A. (2014). Genesis of the hydrothermal gold deposits in the Canan area, Lepaguare District, Honduras. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 103(3), 901-928.
Edenite
Formula: NaCa2Mg5(Si7Al)O22OH2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Emmonsite
Formula: Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Description: Material originally called "Durdenite."
Reference: Dana and Wells (1890) American Journal of Science: 40: 78; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 641.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Econ Geology (1993)88:55-71; Nelson, C.E. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 511-525.; Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Enstatite
Formula: Mg2Si2O6
Reference: Robertson Collection
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 36 localities in this region.
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
'Eta-bronze'
Formula: Cu6Sn5
Reference: Alminas, Henry V.; Foord, Eugene E.; Tucker, Robert E. (1994) Geochemistry, mineralogy, and geochronology of the U.S. Virgin Islands USGS Bulletin 2057 36p
Euchlorine
Formula: KNaCu3(SO4)3O
Reference: http://www.geo.mtu.edu/volcanoes/central_america/el_salvador/izalco/fumar.html; Amer.Min.(1985) 70, 193-196; Hughes J M, Christian B S, Finger L W, Malinconico L L (1987) Mcbirneyite, Cu3(VO4)2, a new sublimate mineral from the fumaroles of Izalco volcano, El Salvador. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 33, 183-190
Falcondoite (TL)
Formula: (Ni,Mg)4Si6O15(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Springer, G. (1976): Falcondoite, nickel analogue of sepiolite. The Canadian Mineralogist, 14, 407-409.
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 717.; Roobol, M.J., Smith, A.L. (1975) A comparison of the recent eruptions of Mt. Pelée, Martinique and Soufrière, St. Vincent. Bull Volcanol 39, 214.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Torró, L., Proenza, J.A., Espaillat, J., Belén-Manzeta, A.J., Román-Alday, M.C., Amarante, A., González, N., Espinoza, J., Román-Alpiste, M.J., Nelson, C.E. (2018) The discovery of the Romero VMS deposit and its bearing on the metallogenic evolution of Hispaniola during the Cretaceous. Minerals 8, 507.
'Ferritchromit'
Reference: Saumur, B. M., & Hattori, K. (2013). Zoned Cr-spinel and ferritchromite alteration in forearc mantle serpentinites of the Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(1), 117-136.
Ferro-actinolite
Formula: ◻Ca2Fe2+5(Si8O22)OH2
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
'Ferrohortonolite'
Formula: (Fe,Mg)2SiO4
Description: Fa 86
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.; Le-Guen de Kerneizon, M., Carron, J.P., Maury, R.C., Bellon, H., Dupuy, C. (1982) Les rhyolites a fayalite et ferroaugite de Sainte-Lucie (arc insulaire des Petites Antilles). Bulletin de Minéralogie, 105, 203-211.
Ferronickelplatinum
Formula: Pt2FeNi
Reference: Zaccarini, F., Proenza, J. A., Lewis, J. F., & Garuti, G. Platinum-group elements distribution and mineralogy in Loma Peguera chromitites, Loma Caribe peridotite, Dominican Republic: preliminary results. pp 265-268
Fibroferrite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Fingerite (TL)
Formula: Cu11(VO4)6O2
Type Locality:
Reference: Amer.Min.(1985) 70, 193-196; HB4 (2000); Hughes J M, Christian B S, Finger L W, Malinconico L L (1987) Mcbirneyite, Cu3(VO4)2, a new sublimate mineral from the fumaroles of Izalco volcano, El Salvador. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 33, 183-190
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Gunnar Färber
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Cox, D. P. (1985) Geology of the Tanama and Helecho porphyry copper deposits and vicinity, Puerto Rico. USGS Professional Paper 1327
Foggite
Formula: CaAl(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Gunnar Färber
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
'Freibergite Subgroup'
Formula: ([Ag6]4+,((Cu,Ag)4 C2+2)Sb4S12S0-1
Reference: Bersani, D., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., & Lottici, P. P. (2009). Raman and micro-thermometric investigation of the fluid inclusions in quartz in a gold-rich formation from Lepaguare mining district (Honduras, Central America). Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 73(3), 443-449.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: Nelson, C.E. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 511-525.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
'Garnierite'
Reference: Proenza, J. A., Lewis, J. F., Galí, S., Tauler, E., Labrador, M., Melgarejo, J. C., ... & Bloise, G. (2008). Garnierite mineralization from Falcondo Ni-laterite deposit (Dominican Republic). Macla, 9, 197-198
Garutiite (TL)
Formula: (Ni,Fe,Ir)
Type Locality:
Reference: McDonald A M, Proenza J A, Zaccarini F, Rudashevsky N S, Cabri L J, Stanley C J, Rudashevsky V N, Melgarejo J C, Lewis J F, Longo F, Bakker R J (2010) Garutiite, (Ni,Fe,Ir), a new hexagonal polymorph of native Ni from Loma Peguera, Dominican Republic. European Journal of Mineralogy 22, 293-304
Geffroyite ?
Formula: (Cu,Fe,Ag)9(Se,S)8
Reference: Raymond, J., Williams-Jones, A. E., & Clark, J. R. (2005). Mineralization associated with scale and altered rock and pipe fragments from the Berlin geothermal field, El Salvador; implications for metal transport in natural systems. Journal of volcanology and geothermal research, 145(1), 81-96.
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: R. Weyl (1965) Erdgeschichte und Landschaftsbild in Mittelamerika. (Waldemar Kramer Verlag, Frankfurt am Main)
Glaucophane
Formula: ◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Gobbinsite
Formula: Na5(Si11Al5)O32 · 11H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).; Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Reference: Robertson Collection
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Reference: http://haitiprogres.com/pdf/6to10/16P09.pdf
Gold var. Electrum
Formula: (Au,Ag)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Nelson, C.E. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 511-525.; Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Roberts, R.J., and Irving, E.M., (1957) Mineral Deposits in Central America: USGS Bulletin 1034, P. 175-176.
Gratonite
Formula: Pb9As4S15
Reference: Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 725.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Description: Occurs in a phosphate rock deposit in limestone underlying a bed of bird guano.
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 661.
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 24: 391.
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Torio-Henríquez, E. (2007) Petrography and mineral alteration in Berlin geothermal field. Proceedings, Thirty-Second Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering. Stanford University, Stanford, California, January 22-24.
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Reference: Scott, P.W., Jackson, T.A., and Dunham, A.C. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 718-723.
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Description: Ferrohypersthene in phenocrystals.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Hedenbergite var. Hedenbergite-Hypersthene
Description: Ferrohypersthene in phenocrystals.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Hedleyite
Formula: Bi7Te3
Reference: Colomer, J. M., Andreu, E., Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. A., Chavez, C., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2013). Mineralogy, textures and new sulphur isotope data of the Cerro de Maimón VMS deposit ores, Dominican Republic. In Mineral deposit research for a high-tech world. Proceedings of the 12th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 518-521).; Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. C., Alfonso, P., de Pablo, J. F., Colomer, J. M., ... & Chávez, C. (2016). Mineralogy, geochemistry and sulfur isotope characterization of Cerro de Maimón (Dominican Republic), San Fernando and Antonio (Cuba) Lower Cretaceous VMS deposits: formation during subduction initiation of the Proto-Caribbean lithosphere within a fore-arc. Ore Geology Reviews, 72, 794-817.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Description: "clay ironstone"
Reference: Late 19th century Ward & Howell specimen labels.
Hematite var. Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Harnish, D.E., Brown, P.E. (1986) Petrogenesis of the Casseus Cu-Fe skarn, Terre Neuve District, Haiti. Economic Geology 81 (7): 1801-1807.
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
'Heulandite'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Tschernich, 1992. Zeolites of the World
Hexaferrum
Formula: (Fe,Os,Ru,Ir)
Reference: McDonald A M, Proenza J A, Zaccarini F, Rudashevsky N S, Cabri L J, Stanley C J, Rudashevsky V N, Melgarejo J C, Lewis J F, Longo F, Bakker R J (2010) Garutiite, (Ni,Fe,Ir), a new hexagonal polymorph of native Ni from Loma Peguera, Dominican Republic. European Journal of Mineralogy 22, 293-304
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
'Hornblende'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 790.
Howardevansite (TL)
Formula: NaCuFe2(VO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Amer.Min.(1988) 73, 181-186
Hydroromarchite
Formula: Sn3O2(OH)2
Reference: Dunkle, S. E. (2002): Romarchite and Other Corrosion Phases on Metal Artifacts from the Queen Anne’s Revenge (1718). Thesis submitted to the Faculty of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Geological Sciences
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: Wise, W. (1997), J. Cave and Karst Studies, 53,170.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 764.
'Iddingsite'
Formula: MgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2 · 4H2O
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.; Le-Guen de Kerneizon, M., Carron, J.P., Maury, R.C., Bellon, H., Dupuy, C. (1982) Les rhyolites a fayalite et ferroaugite de Sainte-Lucie (arc insulaire des Petites Antilles). Bulletin de Minéralogie, 105, 203-211.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Ilmenite var. Ferrian Ilmenite
Formula: (Fe,Ti)2O3
Iodargyrite
Formula: AgI
Reference: E. Andreu, J. A. Proenza, E. Tauler, C. Chavez and J. Espaillat (2010): Gold and Iodargyrite in the Gossan of Cerro de Maimón Deposit (Central Dominican Republic). Macla 13, 41-42; Colomer, J. M., Andreu, E., Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. A., Chavez, C., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2013). Mineralogy, textures and new sulphur isotope data of the Cerro de Maimón VMS deposit ores, Dominican Republic. In Mineral deposit research for a high-tech world. Proceedings of the 12th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 518-521).
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Reference: Zaccharini et al. (2009): Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen, 185, 335-349; Proenza, J. A., Zaccarini, F., Lewis, J. F., Longo, F., & Garuti, G. (2007). Chromian spinel composition and the platinum-group minerals of the PGE-rich Loma Peguera chromitites, Loma Caribe peridotite, Dominican Republic. The Canadian Mineralogist, 45(3), 631-648.; McDonald A M, Proenza J A, Zaccarini F, Rudashevsky N S, Cabri L J, Stanley C J, Rudashevsky V N, Melgarejo J C, Lewis J F, Longo F, Bakker R J (2010) Garutiite, (Ni,Fe,Ir), a new hexagonal polymorph of native Ni from Loma Peguera, Dominican Republic. European Journal of Mineralogy 22, 293-304
Iridium
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Reference: Bersani, D., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., & Lottici, P. P. (2009). Raman and micro-thermometric investigation of the fluid inclusions in quartz in a gold-rich formation from Lepaguare mining district (Honduras, Central America). Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 73(3), 443-449.
Jadeite
Formula: Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Reference: Hertwig A, McClelland W, Kitajima K, Schertl H, Maresch W, Valley J (2014) A comprehensive ion microprobe study on zircon from jadeitites and related rocks from the Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 198; Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Jalpaite
Formula: Ag3CuS2
Reference: Müller-Kahle, E. (1962): Deposit of the Montecristo Mine, El Salvador, and its geological character. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Palaeontologie, Abhandlungen 115, 289-334.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
'K-alum'
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
Katophorite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
'Kerolite'
Formula: (Mg,Ni)3Si4O10(OH)2 · nH2O (n ~ 1)
Reference: Villanova-de-Benavent, C., Proenza, J. A., Galí, S., Nieto, F., García-Casco, A., Roqué-Rosell, J., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2014). Mineralogy of Niphyllosilicates in the Falcondo Nilaterite deposit (Dominican Republic): A multiscale approach. In Proceedings ot the twenty first meeting of the International Mineralogical Association IMA (Vol. 298).
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Torró, L., Proenza, J.A., Espaillat, J., Belén-Manzeta, A.J., Román-Alday, M.C., Amarante, A., González, N., Espinoza, J., Román-Alpiste, M.J., Nelson, C.E. (2018) The discovery of the Romero VMS deposit and its bearing on the metallogenic evolution of Hispaniola during the Cretaceous. Minerals 8, 507.
'K Feldspar var. Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: http://www.bluestoneresources.ca/cerro-blanco-project/cerro-overview/
Khademite
Formula: Al(SO4)F · 5H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).; Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Kieserite
Formula: MgSO4 · H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Krennerite
Formula: Au3AgTe8
Reference: Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Cox, D. P. (1985) Geology of the Tanama and Helecho porphyry copper deposits and vicinity, Puerto Rico. USGS Professional Paper 1327
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: Proenza, J. A., Zaccarini, F., Rudashevsky, N., Cabri, L. J., Garuti, G., Rudashevsky, V. N., ... & Bloise, G. Platinum Group Minerals (PGM) in Ni-Laterites from Falcondo (Central Dominican Republic).
Lawsonite
Formula: CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Hertwig A, McClelland W, Kitajima K, Schertl H, Maresch W, Valley J (2014) A comprehensive ion microprobe study on zircon from jadeitites and related rocks from the Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 198; Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Lecontite (TL)
Formula: (NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 439; American Mineralogist (1963): 48: 180; J.W. Anthony, R.A. Bideaux, K.W. Bladh, M.C. Nichols: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. V (2003)
'Leucoxene'
Reference: Rankin, D.W. Geology of St.John, U.S.Virgin Islands. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1631.
'Lévyne'
Reference: Micro Probe Volume VII Number 7 Spring 1993
'Limonite'
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Tamara Gallardo, Esperanca Tauler, Joaquin A. Proenza, John F. Lewis, Salvador Gali, Manuel Labrador, Francisco Longo, Giovanni Bloise: Geology, Mineralogy and Geochemistry of the Loma Ortega Ni Laterite Deposit, Dominican Republic. Macla no 13. septiembre ‘10, Revista de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía.
Lizardite var. Nickel-bearing Lizardite
Formula: (Mg,Ni)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Description: 1.16 < 2.44 wt% Nio - the main Ni ore mineral in this deposit.
Reference: Tamara Gallardo, Esperanca Tauler, Joaquin A. Proenza, John F. Lewis, Salvador Gali, Manuel Labrador, Francisco Longo, Giovanni Bloise: Geology, Mineralogy and Geochemistry of the Loma Ortega Ni Laterite Deposit, Dominican Republic. Macla no 13. septiembre ‘10, Revista de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía.
Lyonsite (TL)
Formula: Cu3Fe4(VO4)6
Type Locality:
Description: Fumarolic sublimate.
Reference: Amer.Min.(1987) 72, 1000-1005
Maghemite
Formula: (Fe3+0.670.33)Fe3+2O4
Reference: Tamara Gallardo, Esperanca Tauler, Joaquin A. Proenza, John F. Lewis, Salvador Gali, Manuel Labrador, Francisco Longo, Giovanni Bloise: Geology, Mineralogy and Geochemistry of the Loma Ortega Ni Laterite Deposit, Dominican Republic. Macla no 13. septiembre ‘10, Revista de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía.
Magnesio-hastingsite
Formula: NaCa2(Mg4Fe3+)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Magnesio-hornblende
Formula: ◻Ca2(Mg4Al)(Si7Al)O22(OH)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Venable, M. E. (1994). A geologic, tectonic and metallogenic evaluation of the Siuna terrane. PhD thesis. University of Arizona.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 33 localities in this region.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Magnetite var. Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: Copper Handbook 1911; U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Mandarinoite
Formula: Fe3+2(Se4+O3)3 · (6-x)H2O (x = 0.0-1.0)
Reference: Rocks & Min.:64:48.
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: Bersani, D., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., & Lottici, P. P. (2009). Raman and micro-thermometric investigation of the fluid inclusions in quartz in a gold-rich formation from Lepaguare mining district (Honduras, Central America). Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 73(3), 443-449.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Mcbirneyite (TL)
Formula: Cu3(VO4)2
Type Locality:
Description: From the "Y" fumarole
Reference: Hughes J M, Christian B S, Finger L W, Malinconico L L (1987) Mcbirneyite, Cu3(VO4)2, a new sublimate mineral from the fumaroles of Izalco volcano, El Salvador. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 33, 183-190
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Mendozite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Mereiterite
Formula: K2Fe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Habit: thin needles
Colour: colorless
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.52,255,323,458; Micro Probe Vol. 7 No. 7 Spring 1993
'Mésotype'
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 831.
Metathénardite
Formula: Na2SO4
Reference: Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1951), Dana's System of Mineralogy, 7th edition, Volume 2: 407.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1801-1807
'Monazite'
Formula: (REE/Ce/La/Nd/Sm/Gd)(PO4)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1631
Monetite (TL)
Formula: Ca(PO3OH)
Description: Occurs in a phosphate rock deposit in limestone underlying a bed of bird guano.
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 661.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2005): USGS Open-File Report 05-1060; Cox, D. P. (1985) Geology of the Tanama and Helecho porphyry copper deposits and vicinity, Puerto Rico. USGS Professional Paper 1327
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
Muscovite var. Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
Muscovite var. Phengite
Formula: KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Muscovite var. Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Natroalunite
Formula: NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 142-143.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Alfredo Petrov field observations, January 2011.
Népouite
Formula: (Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Villanova-de-Benavent, C., Proenza, J. A., Galí, S., Nieto, F., García-Casco, A., Roqué-Rosell, J., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2014). Mineralogy of Niphyllosilicates in the Falcondo Nilaterite deposit (Dominican Republic): A multiscale approach. In Proceedings ot the twenty first meeting of the International Mineralogical Association IMA (Vol. 298).
'Nickelferroplatinum'
Reference: Zaccharini et al. (2009): Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen, 185, 335-349
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Omphacite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 900.
Opal var. Black Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Wayne Osborne Collection
Opal var. Precious Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Rocks & Min.:8:8.
Opal var. Wood Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome III, 137-138.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Rankin, D.W. Geology of St.John, U.S.Virgin Islands. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1631.
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Montserrat Volcano Observatory
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: Alminas, H.V., Foord, E.E., Tucker, R.E. (1994) Geochemistry, mineralogy, and geochronology of the U.S. Virgin Islands. U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 2057, 36 pages.
Pargasite
Formula: NaCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Pecoraite
Formula: Ni3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: M.E. Ciriotti (Steffen Moeckel analysis) 06/09/2007
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Alfredo Petrov field observations, January 2011.
Pectolite var. Larimar
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Robert Woodruff and Emmanuel Fritsch (1989) Blue pectolite from the Dominican Republic. Gems & Gemology, winter 1989, 216-225.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Scott, P.W., Jackson, T.A., Dunham, A.C. (1999) Economic potential of the ultramafic rocks of Jamaica and Tobago: two contrasting geological settings in the Caribbean. Mineralium Deposita 34:7, 718-723.
Petedunnite
Formula: Ca(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
'Petrified Wood'
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome III, 137-138.
'Petroleum var. Bitumen'
Description: As "tar" impregnating late Eocene deep-sea sediments.
Reference: www.gstt.org/publications/news/newsletter8/newsletter8.htm
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Reference: Torró, L., Proenza, J.A., Espaillat, J., Belén-Manzeta, A.J., Román-Alday, M.C., Amarante, A., González, N., Espinoza, J., Román-Alpiste, M.J., Nelson, C.E. (2018) The discovery of the Romero VMS deposit and its bearing on the metallogenic evolution of Hispaniola during the Cretaceous. Minerals 8, 507.
'Phillipsite subgroup'
Habit: bocky morvenite twins up to 12mm long
Colour: colorless to milky white
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.52,323,415,458,494; Micro Probe Vol. 7 No. 7 Spring 1993
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Description: Ferropigeonite in microlites.
Reference: M. Le Guen de Kerneizon et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 203-211.
Pilsenite
Formula: Bi4Te3
Reference: Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. C., Alfonso, P., de Pablo, J. F., Colomer, J. M., ... & Chávez, C. (2016). Mineralogy, geochemistry and sulfur isotope characterization of Cerro de Maimón (Dominican Republic), San Fernando and Antonio (Cuba) Lower Cretaceous VMS deposits: formation during subduction initiation of the Proto-Caribbean lithosphere within a fore-arc. Ore Geology Reviews, 72, 794-817.
'Pimelite'
Formula: Ni3Si4O10(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Villanova-de-Benavent, C., Proenza, J. A., Galí, S., Nieto, F., García-Casco, A., Roqué-Rosell, J., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2014). Mineralogy of Niphyllosilicates in the Falcondo Nilaterite deposit (Dominican Republic): A multiscale approach. In Proceedings ot the twenty first meeting of the International Mineralogical Association IMA (Vol. 298).
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Bersani, D., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., & Lottici, P. P. (2009). Raman and micro-thermometric investigation of the fluid inclusions in quartz in a gold-rich formation from Lepaguare mining district (Honduras, Central America). Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 73(3), 443-449.
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Specimen in the Robal Ontario Museum
Poughite
Formula: Fe3+2(TeO3)2(SO4)(H2O)2 · H2O
Reference: Rocks & Min.:64:48.
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: www.mineralmundi.com
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Coll. G. Brandstetter
Preiswerkite
Formula: NaMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Reference: Godard, G. and Smith, D. (1999) Preiswerkite and Na-(Mg,Fe)-margarite in eclogites. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 136 (1-2): 20-32
'Pumpellyite'
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 42 localities in this region.
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
Pyrope
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Econ Geology (1993)88:55-71; Nelson, C.E. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 511-525.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
'Pyroxene Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Roobol, M.J., Smith, A.L. (1975) A comparison of the recent eruptions of Mt. Pelée, Martinique and Soufrière, St. Vincent. Bull Volcanol 39, 214.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Scott, P.W., Jackson, T.A., Dunham, A.C. (1999) Economic potential of the ultramafic rocks of Jamaica and Tobago: two contrasting geological settings in the Caribbean. Mineralium Deposita 34:7, 718-723.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 74 localities in this region.
Reference: Robertson Collection
Quartz var. Agate
Reference: Olivier Mével observation
Quartz var. Blue Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Robertson Collection
Quartz var. Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Olivier Mével observation
Quartz var. Jasper
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome III, 137-138.
Quartz var. Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Collection of Alex Earl
Reidite (TL)
Formula: ZrSiO4
Type Locality:
Reference: B.P. Glass, S. Liu & P.B. Leavens (2002) Amer. Mineral. 87, 562-565
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: www.mineralmundi.com
Rhodonite
Formula: CaMn3Mn[Si5O15]
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Rickardite
Formula: Cu7Te5
Reference: American Mineralogist (1930) 15: 272-273
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Description: In blueschists.
Reference: Draper, G. (1986) Blueschists and associated rocks in eastern Jamaica and their significance for Cretaceous plate margin development in the northern Caribbean. Geological Society of America Bulletin 87: 48–60
Romarchite
Formula: SnO
Reference: Dunkle, S. E. (2002): Romarchite and Other Corrosion Phases on Metal Artifacts from the Queen Anne’s Revenge (1718). Thesis submitted to the Faculty of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Geological Sciences
Ruthenium
Formula: (Ru,Ir)
Reference: Zaccharini et al. (2009): Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen, 185, 335-349; Proenza, J. A., Zaccarini, F., Lewis, J. F., Longo, F., & Garuti, G. (2007). Chromian spinel composition and the platinum-group minerals of the PGE-rich Loma Peguera chromitites, Loma Caribe peridotite, Dominican Republic. The Canadian Mineralogist, 45(3), 631-648.; McDonald A M, Proenza J A, Zaccarini F, Rudashevsky N S, Cabri L J, Stanley C J, Rudashevsky V N, Melgarejo J C, Lewis J F, Longo F, Bakker R J (2010) Garutiite, (Ni,Fe,Ir), a new hexagonal polymorph of native Ni from Loma Peguera, Dominican Republic. European Journal of Mineralogy 22, 293-304
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: Econ Geology (1993)88:55-71; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Salammoniac
Formula: NH4Cl
Reference: Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II, John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 17.
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: www.excaliburmineral.com/cdintro/sapon.htm.
Sassolite ?
Formula: H3BO3
Reference: Quisefit, J.P., Toutain, J.P., Bergametti, G., Javoy, M., Cheynet, B., Person, A. (1989): Evolution versus cooling of gaseous volcanic emissions from Momotombo Volcano, Nicaragua: Thermochemical model and observations. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta: 53: 2591-2608
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Alunno S, Nazzareni S, Zaccarini F, Mattioli M, Renzulli A (2014) Gold nuggets and associated minerals from the Murcielago placer deposit, Lepaguare valley (Honduras). 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 91
Scolecite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Tschernich, 1992. Zeolites of the World, p.262.
Selenium
Formula: Se
Description: Fumarolic deposition on sulphates.
Reference: Gunnar Färber specimens, 2007
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Villanova-de-Benavent, C., Proenza, J. A., Galí, S., Nieto, F., García-Casco, A., Roqué-Rosell, J., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2014). Mineralogy of Niphyllosilicates in the Falcondo Nilaterite deposit (Dominican Republic): A multiscale approach. In Proceedings ot the twenty first meeting of the International Mineralogical Association IMA (Vol. 298).
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Tamara Gallardo, Esperanca Tauler, Joaquin A. Proenza, John F. Lewis, Salvador Gali, Manuel Labrador, Francisco Longo, Giovanni Bloise: Geology, Mineralogy and Geochemistry of the Loma Ortega Ni Laterite Deposit, Dominican Republic. Macla no 13. septiembre ‘10, Revista de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía.
Shcherbinaite
Formula: V5+2O5
Reference: http://www.geo.mtu.edu/volcanoes/central_america/el_salvador/izalco/fumar.html; Amer.Min.(1983) 68, 634-641 ; Hughes, J. M., & Finger, L. W. (1983). The crystal chemistry of shcherbinaite, naturally occurring V 2 O 5. American Mineralogist, 68(11-12), 1220-1222.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.
'Silica'
Reference: Venable, M. E. (1994). A geologic, tectonic and metallogenic evaluation of the Siuna terrane. PhD thesis. University of Arizona.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Bersani, D., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., & Lottici, P. P. (2009). Raman and micro-thermometric investigation of the fluid inclusions in quartz in a gold-rich formation from Lepaguare mining district (Honduras, Central America). Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 73(3), 443-449.
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Bersani, D., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., & Lottici, P. P. (2009). Raman and micro-thermometric investigation of the fluid inclusions in quartz in a gold-rich formation from Lepaguare mining district (Honduras, Central America). Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 73(3), 443-449.
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: Abstracts of the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, volume 22, page 625, (1991)
'Sodic amphibole'
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Reference: Econ Geology (1993)88:55-71; Nelson, C.E. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 511-525.; Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Formula: M6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
Stilpnomelane
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Description: In blueschists.
Reference: Draper, G. (1986) Blueschists and associated rocks in eastern Jamaica and their significance for Cretaceous plate-margin development in the northern Caribbean. Geological Society of America Bulletin 97:1, 48-60.
Stoiberite (TL)
Formula: Cu5(VO4)2O2
Type Locality:
Reference: AM 64 (1979), 941; HB3 (1997); Amer.Min.(1983) 68, 634-641
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: Müller-Kahle, E. (1962): Deposit of the Montecristo Mine, El Salvador, and its geological character. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Palaeontologie, Abhandlungen 115, 289-334.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 210.
Svanbergite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Szomolnokite
Formula: FeSO4 · H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Saumur, B. M., & Hattori, K. (2013). Zoned Cr-spinel and ferritchromite alteration in forearc mantle serpentinites of the Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(1), 117-136.
Tamarugite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Hutton, C.O. (1970) Coquimbite from Nevis, West Indies. Mineralogical Magazine: 37(292): 939-941.
Taramite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Tellurium
Formula: Te
Reference: Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Tellurium var. Selen-tellurium
Formula: (Te,Se)
Reference: Dana 7:I:137; http://www.minsocam.org/ammin/AM76/AM76_257.pdf
Tellurobismuthite
Formula: Bi2Te3
Reference: Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. C., Alfonso, P., de Pablo, J. F., Colomer, J. M., ... & Chávez, C. (2016). Mineralogy, geochemistry and sulfur isotope characterization of Cerro de Maimón (Dominican Republic), San Fernando and Antonio (Cuba) Lower Cretaceous VMS deposits: formation during subduction initiation of the Proto-Caribbean lithosphere within a fore-arc. Ore Geology Reviews, 72, 794-817.
'Tennantite Subgroup'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4 C2+2)As4S12S
Reference: Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: www.excaliburmineral.com
Tetraferroplatinum
Formula: PtFe
Reference: 33rd International Geological Congress (2008) session MPM-04 Platinum-group mineralogy: Platinum group minerals (PGM) in the Loma Peguera ophiolitic chromitite (Central Dominican Republic): New data using Electric Pulse Disaggregation and Hydroseparation techniques; Zaccharini et al. (2009): Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen, 185, 335-349
'Tetrahedrite Subgroup'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4 C2+2)Sb4S12S
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
'Thallium'
Formula: Tl
Reference: Quisefit, J.P., Toutain, J.P., Bergametti, G., Javoy, M., Cheynet, B., Person, A. (1989): Evolution versus cooling of gaseous volcanic emissions from Momotombo Volcano, Nicaragua: Thermochemical model and observations. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta: 53: 2591-2608; vide in: Zelensky, M., Bortnikova, S. (2005): Sublimate speciation at Mutnovsky volcano, Kamchatka. European Journal of Mineralogy: 17: 107-118
Thénardite
Formula: Na2SO4
Reference: Am Min 70:1-2 pp 193-196; Amer.Min.(1985) 70, 193-196; Hughes J M, Christian B S, Finger L W, Malinconico L L (1987) Mcbirneyite, Cu3(VO4)2, a new sublimate mineral from the fumaroles of Izalco volcano, El Salvador. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 33, 183-190
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Habit: coarse blades forming smooth surfaced radial groups
Colour: colorless, lustrous
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.415,458,494; Micro Probe Vol. 7 No. 7 Spring 1993
Tinsleyite
Formula: KAl2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Mattioli, M., Menichetti, M., Renzulli, A., Toscani, L., Salvioli-Mariani, E., Suarez, P., & Murroni, A. (2014). Genesis of the hydrothermal gold deposits in the Canan area, Lepaguare District, Honduras. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 103(3), 901-928.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: https://www.royalroadminerals.com/res/img/headers/Los_Andes.pdf
Tremolite
Formula: ◻{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Saumur, B. M., & Hattori, K. (2013). Zoned Cr-spinel and ferritchromite alteration in forearc mantle serpentinites of the Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(1), 117-136.
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome III, 809.
Tsumoite
Formula: BiTe
Reference: Torró, L., Proenza, J.A., Espaillat, J., Belén-Manzeta, A.J., Román-Alday, M.C., Amarante, A., González, N., Espinoza, J., Román-Alpiste, M.J., Nelson, C.E. (2018) The discovery of the Romero VMS deposit and its bearing on the metallogenic evolution of Hispaniola during the Cretaceous. Minerals 8, 507.
Turquoise
Formula: CuAl6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: Alminas, H.V., Foord, E.E., Tucker, R.E. (1994) Geochemistry, mineralogy, and geochronology of the U.S. Virgin Islands. U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 2057, 36 pages.
Ulvöspinel
Formula: TiFe2O4
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
'UM1980-18-VO:Cu'
Formula: Cu4V2O9
Reference: Hughes, J.M., Birnie, R.W. (1980): Ziesite, β-Cu2V2O7, a new copper vanadate and fumarole temperature indicator. American Mineralogist: 65: 1146-1149
'UM2007-11-E:FeIrNiOsRu'
Formula: (Ru,Ir,Os)3(Fe,Ni)2
Reference: Proenza, J.A., Zaccarini, G., Lewis, J.F., Longo, F., Garuti, G. (2007): Chromian spinel composition and the platinum-group minerals of the PGE-rich Loma Peguera chromitites, Loma Caribe peridotite, Dominican Republic. The Can. Mineral.: 45(3): 631-648
'UM2007-12-E:FeIrNiOsRu'
Formula: (Ru,Ir,Os)(Fe,Ni)
Reference: Proenza, J.A., Zaccarini, G., Lewis, J.F., Longo, F., Garuti, G. (2007): Chromian spinel composition and the platinum-group minerals of the PGE-rich Loma Peguera chromitites, Loma Caribe peridotite, Dominican Republic. The Can. Mineral.: 45(3): 631-648
'UM2007-13-E:FeIrNiOsRu'
Formula: (Ru,Ir,Os)3(Fe,Ni)
Reference: Proenza, J.A., Zaccarini, G., Lewis, J.F., Longo, F., Garuti, G. (2007): Chromian spinel composition and the platinum-group minerals of the PGE-rich Loma Peguera chromitites, Loma Caribe peridotite, Dominican Republic. The Can. Mineral.: 45(3): 631-648
'UM2007-15-E:FeIrNiPt'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)2(Pt,Ir)
Reference: Proenza, J.A., Zaccarini, G., Lewis, J.F., Longo, F., Garuti, G. (2007): Chromian spinel composition and the platinum-group minerals of the PGE-rich Loma Peguera chromitites, Loma Caribe peridotite, Dominican Republic. The Can. Mineral.: 45(3): 631-648
'UM2009-06-E:FeIrNi'
Reference: Zaccarini, F., Proenza, J.A., Rudashevsky, N.S., Cabri, L.J., Garuti, G., Rudashevsky, V.N., Melgarejo, J.A., Lewis, J.F., Longo, F.G. (2009): The Loma Peguera ophiolitic chromitite (Central Dominican Republic): a source of new platinum group minerals (PGM) species. Neues. Jb. Mineral. Abh.: 185(3): 335-349
'UM2009-07-E:FeIrNi'
Formula: Ir3(Ni,Fe)8
Reference: Zaccarini, F., Proenza, J.A., Rudashevsky, N.S., Cabri, L.J., Garuti, G., Rudashevsky, V.N., Melgarejo, J.A., Lewis, J.F., Longo, F.G. (2009): The Loma Peguera ophiolitic chromitite (Central Dominican Republic): a source of new platinum group minerals (PGM) species. Neues. Jb. Mineral. Abh.: 185(3): 335-349
'UM2009-08-E:FeIrNi'
Formula: Ir3(Fe,Ni)4
Reference: Zaccarini, F., Proenza, J.A., Rudashevsky, N.S., Cabri, L.J., Garuti, G., Rudashevsky, V.N., Melgarejo, J.A., Lewis, J.F., Longo, F.G. (2009): The Loma Peguera ophiolitic chromitite (Central Dominican Republic): a source of new platinum group minerals (PGM) species. Neues. Jb. Mineral. Abh.: 185(3): 335-349
'UM2009-09-E:FeIrNi'
Formula: Ir2(Fe,Ni)3
Reference: Zaccarini, F., Proenza, J.A., Rudashevsky, N.S., Cabri, L.J., Garuti, G., Rudashevsky, V.N., Melgarejo, J.A., Lewis, J.F., Longo, F.G. (2009): The Loma Peguera ophiolitic chromitite (Central Dominican Republic): a source of new platinum group minerals (PGM) species. Neues. Jb. Mineral. Abh.: 185(3): 335-349
'UM2009-19-S:FeIrNiOsRu'
Formula: (Fe,Ru,Ni,Os,Ir)2S
Reference: Zaccarini, F., Proenza, J.A., Rudashevsky, N.S., Cabri, L.J., Garuti, G., Rudashevsky, V.N., Melgarejo, J.A., Lewis, J.F., Longo, F.G. (2009): The Loma Peguera ophiolitic chromitite (Central Dominican Republic): a source of new platinum group minerals (PGM) species. Neues. Jb. Mineral. Abh.: 185(3): 335-349
'UM2009-20-S:FeIrNiOsRu'
Formula: (Ru,Fe,Ni,Os,Ir)2S
Reference: Zaccarini, F., Proenza, J.A., Rudashevsky, N.S., Cabri, L.J., Garuti, G., Rudashevsky, V.N., Melgarejo, J.A., Lewis, J.F., Longo, F.G. (2009): The Loma Peguera ophiolitic chromitite (Central Dominican Republic): a source of new platinum group minerals (PGM) species. Neues. Jb. Mineral. Abh.: 185(3): 335-349
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pages, 760.
Variscite var. Ferrian Variscite
Formula: (Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pages, 760.
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Reference: http://www.ige.org/archivos/laboratorio/mineria_del_Larimar_en_la_Republica_Dominicana-2.pdf - 2nd part of the article by Espí & Pérez-Puig (2009) at Publicación tecnológica y docente de la Escuela de Minas de Madrid. Nº6, 2009, pp. 102-113. (in Spanish)
Vesuvianite
Formula: Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Reference: Rankin, D.W. Geology of St.John, U.S.Virgin Islands. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1631.
Wairakite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Reference: Mas, A., Guisseau, D., Mas, P. P., Beaufort, D., Genter, A., Sanjuan, B., & Girard, J. P. (2006). Clay minerals related to the hydrothermal activity of the Bouillante geothermal field (Guadeloupe). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 158(3), 380-400.
Whitlockite
Formula: Ca9Mg(PO4)6(PO3OH)
Reference: Wise, W. (1997), J. Cave and Karst Studies, 53,170.
Whitlockite var. Martinite (of Kloos)
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
Willemseite
Formula: Ni3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Villanova-de-Benavent, C., Proenza, J. A., Galí, S., Nieto, F., García-Casco, A., Roqué-Rosell, J., ... & Lewis, J. F. (2014). Mineralogy of Niphyllosilicates in the Falcondo Nilaterite deposit (Dominican Republic): A multiscale approach. In Proceedings ot the twenty first meeting of the International Mineralogical Association IMA (Vol. 298).
Winchite
Formula: ◻{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1631
Woodhouseite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
'Xenotime'
Reference: Alunno S, Nazzareni S, Zaccarini F, Mattioli M, Renzulli A (2014) Gold nuggets and associated minerals from the Murcielago placer deposit, Lepaguare valley (Honduras). 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 91
Yarrowite
Formula: Cu9S8
Reference: Torró, L., Proenza, J. A., Melgarejo, J. C., Alfonso, P., de Pablo, J. F., Colomer, J. M., ... & Chávez, C. (2016). Mineralogy, geochemistry and sulfur isotope characterization of Cerro de Maimón (Dominican Republic), San Fernando and Antonio (Cuba) Lower Cretaceous VMS deposits: formation during subduction initiation of the Proto-Caribbean lithosphere within a fore-arc. Ore Geology Reviews, 72, 794-817.
Zaccariniite (TL)
Formula: RhNiAs
Type Locality:
Reference: Vymazalová, A., Laufek, F., Drábek, M., Stanley, C.J., Bakker, R.J.,Bermejo, R., Garuti, G., Thalhammer, O., Proenza, J.A. and Longo, F. (2012): Zaccariniite, IMA 2011-086. CNMNC Newsletter No. 12, February 2012, page 154; Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 151-155; Vyzmalová, A., Laufer, F., Drábek, M., Stanley, C., Bakker, R.J., Bermejo, R., Garuti, G., Thalhammer, O., Proenza, J.A., Longo, F. (2012): Zaccariniite, RhNiAs, a new platinum-group mineral species from Loma Peguera, Dominican Republic. Canadian Mineralogist, 50, 1321-1329.
'Zeolite Group'
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2005): USGS Open-File Report 05-1060
Ziesite (TL)
Formula: β-Cu2(V2O7)
Type Locality:
Reference: [Amer.Min.(1980) 65, 1146-1149; MinRec 18:339]; Amer.Min.(1983) 68, 634-641
Zinkenite
Formula: Pb9Sb22S42
Reference: Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Hertwig A, McClelland W, Kitajima K, Schertl H, Maresch W, Valley J (2014) A comprehensive ion microprobe study on zircon from jadeitites and related rocks from the Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 198; Krebs, M., Maresch, W. V., Schertl, H. P., Münker, C., Baumann, A., Draper, G., ... & Trapp, E. (2008). The dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction zones: a direct comparison between fossil petrological evidence (Rio San Juan Complex, Dominican Republic) and numerical simulation. Lithos, 103(1-2), 106-137.
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Reference: Scott, P.W., Jackson, T.A., and Dunham, A.C. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 718-723.
Zunyite
Formula: Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Reference: https://www.royalroadminerals.com/res/img/headers/Los_Andes.pdf

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Arsenic1.CA.05As
Awaruite1.AE.20Ni3Fe
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Copper1.AA.05Cu
'Eta-bronze'1.AC.15Cu6Sn5
Ferronickelplatinum1.AG.40Pt2FeNi
Garutiite (TL)1.AG.05(Ni,Fe,Ir)
Gold1.AA.05Au
var. Electrum1.AA.05(Au,Ag)
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Hexaferrum1.AG.05(Fe,Os,Ru,Ir)
Iridium1.AF.10(Ir,Os,Ru)
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Ruthenium1.AF.05(Ru,Ir)
Selenium1.CC.10Se
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Tellurium1.CC.10Te
var. Selen-tellurium1.CC.10(Te,Se)
Tetraferroplatinum1.AG.40PtFe
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Bowieite2.DB.15(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Chalcostibite2.HA.05CuSbS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Djurleite2.BA.05Cu31S16
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
'Freibergite Subgroup'2.GB.05([Ag6]4+,((Cu,Ag)4C2+2)Sb4S12S0-1
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Geffroyite ?2.BB.15(Cu,Fe,Ag)9(Se,S)8
Gratonite2.JB.55Pb9As4S15
Heazlewoodite2.BB.05Ni3S2
Hedleyite2.DC.05Bi7Te3
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Irarsite2.EB.25(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Jalpaite2.BA.45Ag3CuS2
Krennerite2.EA.15Au3AgTe8
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Pilsenite2.DC.05Bi4Te3
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe1-xS
Rickardite2.BA.30Cu7Te5
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Tellurobismuthite2.DC.05Bi2Te3
'Tennantite Subgroup'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4C2+2)As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite Subgroup'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4C2+2)Sb4S12S
Tsumoite2.DC.05BiTe
Yarrowite2.CA.05dCu9S8
Zinkenite2.JB.35aPb9Sb22S42
Group 3 - Halides
Abhurite3.DA.30Sn21Cl16(OH)14O6
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
var. Bromian Chlorargyrite3.AA.15Ag(Cl,Br)
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Iodargyrite3.AA.10AgI
Paratacamite3.DA.10cCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Salammoniac3.AA.25NH4Cl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Asbolane4.FL.30(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Bannermanite (TL)4.HF.05(Na,K)0.7V4+0.7V5+5.3O15
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Böhmite4.FE.15AlO(OH)
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Coronadite4.DK.05aPb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Corundum ?4.CB.05Al2O3
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
var. Chalcotrichite4.AA.10Cu2O
Diaspore4.FD.10AlO(OH)
Emmonsite4.JM.10Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var. Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
Hydroromarchite4.FF.05Sn3O2(OH)2
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
var. Ferrian Ilmenite4.CB.05(Fe,Ti)2O3
Maghemite4.BB.15(Fe3+0.670.33)Fe3+2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var. Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Mandarinoite4.JH.15Fe3+2(Se4+O3)3 · (6-x)H2O (x = 0.0-1.0)
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Black Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Precious Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var. Wood Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Poughite4.JN.10Fe3+2(TeO3)2(SO4)(H2O)2 · H2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var. Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var. Blue Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var. Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var. Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var. Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Romarchite4.AC.20SnO
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Shcherbinaite4.HE.10V5+2O5
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Ulvöspinel4.BB.05TiFe2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var. Manganese-bearing Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Mn)CO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 6 - Borates
Sassolite ?6.AA.05H3BO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alpersite7.CB.35(Mg,Cu)(SO4) · 7H2O
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Alunogen7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocyanite7.AB.10CuSO4
Coquimbite7.CB.55AlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
Despujolsite7.DF.25Ca3Mn4+(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Euchlorine7.BC.30KNaCu3(SO4)3O
Fibroferrite7.DC.15Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite7.CB.25MgSO4 · 6H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Khademite7.DB.10Al(SO4)F · 5H2O
Kieserite7.CB.05MgSO4 · H2O
Lecontite (TL)7.CD.15(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Mendozite7.CC.15NaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Mereiterite7.CC.55K2Fe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Metathénardite7.AC.30Na2SO4
Natroalunite7.BC.10NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Szomolnokite7.CB.05FeSO4 · H2O
Tamarugite7.CC.10NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Thénardite7.AC.25Na2SO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Attakolite8.BH.60CaMn2+Al4(SiO3OH)(PO4)3(OH)4
Blossite (TL)8.FA.05α-Cu2(V2O7)
Brushite (TL)8.CJ.50Ca(PO3OH) · 2H2O
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Drugmanite8.BH.15Pb2(Fe3+,Al)(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)2
Fingerite (TL)8.BB.80Cu11(VO4)6O2
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Foggite8.DL.05CaAl(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Howardevansite (TL)8.AC.05NaCuFe2(VO4)3
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Lyonsite (TL)8.AB.40Cu3Fe4(VO4)6
Mcbirneyite (TL)8.AB.35Cu3(VO4)2
Monetite (TL)8.AD.10Ca(PO3OH)
Stoiberite (TL)8.BB.75Cu5(VO4)2O2
Svanbergite8.BL.05SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Tinsleyite8.DH.10KAl2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Turquoise8.DD.15CuAl6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
var. Ferrian Variscite8.CD.10(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
Whitlockite8.AC.45Ca9Mg(PO4)6(PO3OH)
var. Martinite (of Kloos)8.AC.45Ca9Mg(PO4)6(PO3OH)
Woodhouseite8.BL.05CaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Ziesite (TL)8.FA.10β-Cu2(V2O7)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10◻Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Aerinite9.DB.45(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var. Andesine9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var. Anorthoclase9.FA.35(Na,K)AlSi3O8
var. Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Amesite9.ED.15Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Annite9.EC.20KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var. Bytownite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
var. Labradorite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Barroisite9.DE.20◻{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Bustamite9.DG.05CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Celadonite9.EC.15K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
var. Daphnite9.EC.55(Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Chloritoid9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O, x < 1
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var. Pennine9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinozoisite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Corrensite9.EC.60(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Cowlesite9.GG.05CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Cummingtonite9.DE.05◻{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Edenite9.DE.15NaCa2Mg5(Si7Al)O22OH2
Enstatite9.DA.05Mg2Si2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Falcondoite (TL)9.EE.25(Ni,Mg)4Si6O15(OH)2 · 6H2O
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Ferro-actinolite9.DE.10◻Ca2Fe2+5(Si8O22)OH2
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Glaucophane9.DE.25◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Gobbinsite9.GC.05Na5(Si11Al5)O32 · 11H2O
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
var. Hedenbergite-Hypersthene9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Jadeite9.DA.25Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Katophorite9.DE.20{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Lawsonite9.BE.05CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Lizardite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
var. Nickel-bearing Lizardite9.ED.15(Mg,Ni)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Magnesio-hastingsite9.DE.15NaCa2(Mg4Fe3+)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Magnesio-hornblende9.DE.10◻Ca2(Mg4Al)(Si7Al)O22(OH)2
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mordenite9.GD.35(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var. Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var. Phengite9.EC.15KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
var. Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Népouite9.ED.15(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Omphacite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Paragonite9.EC.15NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pargasite9.DE.15NaCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Pecoraite9.ED.15Ni3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
var. Larimar9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Petedunnite9.DA.15Ca(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pigeonite9.DA.10(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Preiswerkite9.EC.20NaMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Pyrope9.AD.25Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reidite (TL)9.AD.45ZrSiO4
Rhodonite9.DK.05CaMn3Mn[Si5O15]
Riebeckite9.DE.25◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Sanidine9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Saponite9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Scolecite9.GA.05CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Sepiolite9.EE.25Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Stilpnomelane9.EG.40(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Taramite9.DE.20{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Thomsonite-Ca9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10◻{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Vesuvianite9.BG.35Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Wairakite9.GB.05Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Willemseite9.EC.05Ni3Si4O10(OH)2
Winchite9.DE.20◻{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
'Zeolite Group'9.G0.
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Zunyite9.BJ.55Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
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'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Amber'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Andradite-Grossular Series'-
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Apophyllite'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
'Chabazite'-
'var. Phacolite'-
'Charcoal'-C
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Clinoptilolite'-M3-6(Si30Al6)O72 · 20H2O
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Clinozoisite-Epidote Series'-
'Copper Stain'-
'Crossite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Ferritchromit'-
'Ferrohortonolite'-(Fe,Mg)2SiO4
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnierite'-
'Heulandite'-
'Hornblende'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'Iddingsite'-MgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2 · 4H2O
'K Feldspar'-
'var. Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'K-alum'-
'Kerolite'-(Mg,Ni)3Si4O10(OH)2 · nH2O (n ~ 1)
'Leucoxene'-
'Limonite'-
'Lévyne'-
'Monazite'-(REE/Ce/La/Nd/Sm/Gd)(PO4)
'Mésotype'-
'Nickelferroplatinum'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Petrified Wood'-
'Petroleum
var. Bitumen'
-
'Phillipsite subgroup'-
'Pimelite'-Ni3Si4O10(OH)2 · 4H2O
'Pumpellyite'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Silica'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Sodic amphibole'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-M6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
'Thallium'-Tl
'UM1980-18-VO:Cu'-Cu4V2O9
'UM2007-11-E:FeIrNiOsRu'-(Ru,Ir,Os)3(Fe,Ni)2
'UM2007-12-E:FeIrNiOsRu'-(Ru,Ir,Os)(Fe,Ni)
'UM2007-13-E:FeIrNiOsRu'-(Ru,Ir,Os)3(Fe,Ni)
'UM2007-15-E:FeIrNiPt'-(Fe,Ni)2(Pt,Ir)
'UM2009-06-E:FeIrNi'-
'UM2009-07-E:FeIrNi'-Ir3(Ni,Fe)8
'UM2009-08-E:FeIrNi'-Ir3(Fe,Ni)4
'UM2009-09-E:FeIrNi'-Ir2(Fe,Ni)3
'UM2009-19-S:FeIrNiOsRu'-(Fe,Ru,Ni,Os,Ir)2S
'UM2009-20-S:FeIrNiOsRu'-(Ru,Fe,Ni,Os,Ir)2S
'Xenotime'-
Zaccariniite (TL)-RhNiAs

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Awaruite1.1.11.4Ni3Fe
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Garutiite (TL)1.1.17.8(Ni,Fe,Ir)
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Ferronickelplatinum1.2.4.3Pt2FeNi
Iridium1.2.1.2(Ir,Os,Ru)
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Ruthenium1.2.2.2(Ru,Ir)
Tetraferroplatinum1.2.4.1PtFe
Semi-metals and non-metals
Arsenic1.3.1.1As
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Selenium1.3.4.1Se
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Tellurium1.3.4.2Te
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Djurleite2.4.7.2Cu31S16
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Jalpaite2.4.4.1Ag3CuS2
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Heazlewoodite2.5.3.1Ni3S2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 4:3
Hedleyite2.6.3.3Bi7Te3
Pilsenite2.6.2.5Bi4Te3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Geffroyite ?2.7.1.6(Cu,Fe,Ag)9(Se,S)8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Yarrowite2.7.3.1Cu9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe1-xS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Tsumoite2.8.20.1BiTe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Bowieite2.11.12.1(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
Tellurobismuthite2.11.7.2Bi2Te3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Irarsite2.12.3.7(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Krennerite2.12.13.1Au3AgTe8
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Miscellaneous
Rickardite2.16.15.1Cu7Te5
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
3 <ø < 4
'Freibergite Subgroup'3.3.6.3([Ag6]4+,((Cu,Ag)4 C2+2)Sb4S12S0-1
Gratonite3.3.2.1Pb9As4S15
'Tennantite Subgroup'3.3.6.2Cu6(Cu4 C2+2)As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite Subgroup'3.3.6.1Cu6(Cu4 C2+2)Sb4S12S
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
ø = 2
Chalcostibite3.7.5.1CuSbS2
1 < ø < 2
Zinkenite3.8.1.1Pb9Sb22S42
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Romarchite4.2.5.1SnO
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Corundum ?4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Maghemite4.3.7.1(Fe3+0.670.33)Fe3+2O4
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Miscellaneous
Shcherbinaite4.6.1.1V5+2O5
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Böhmite6.1.2.1AlO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Miscellaneous
Asbolane6.4.9.1(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Hydroromarchite6.4.2.1Sn3O2(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Ulvöspinel7.2.5.2TiFe2O4
AB8X16
Coronadite7.9.1.4Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Iodargyrite9.1.5.1AgI
Salammoniac9.1.3.1NH4Cl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Paratacamite10.1.2.1Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Am(O,OH)pXq
Abhurite10.5.9.1Sn21Cl16(OH)14O6
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 24 - ANHYDROUS BORATES
AmBn[XO3]p
Sassolite ?24.3.1.1H3BO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Thénardite28.2.3.1Na2SO4
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Chalcocyanite28.3.3.1CuSO4
Miscellaneous
Mereiterite28.4.3.3K2Fe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4·xH2O
Lecontite (TL)29.2.1.1(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Mendozite29.5.4.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Tamarugite29.5.3.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite29.6.8.1MgSO4 · 6H2O
Kieserite29.6.2.1MgSO4 · H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Szomolnokite29.6.2.2FeSO4 · H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Coquimbite29.8.3.1AlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq
Euchlorine30.3.1.1KNaCu3(SO4)3O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Despujolsite31.7.6.1Ca3Mn4+(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
(AB)(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Fibroferrite31.9.12.1Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Khademite31.9.11.1Al(SO4)F · 5H2O
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
A2(XO3)3·xH2O
Emmonsite34.3.3.1Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Mandarinoite34.3.4.1Fe3+2(Se4+O3)3 · (6-x)H2O (x = 0.0-1.0)
Compound Selenites, Tellurites and Sulfites
Poughite34.8.1.1Fe3+2(TeO3)2(SO4)(H2O)2 · H2O
Group 37 - ANHYDROUS ACID PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Monetite (TL)37.1.1.1Ca(PO3OH)
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Mcbirneyite (TL)38.3.10.1Cu3(VO4)2
Whitlockite38.3.4.1Ca9Mg(PO4)6(PO3OH)
Miscellaneous
Blossite (TL)38.5.6.1α-Cu2(V2O7)
Howardevansite (TL)38.5.3.1NaCuFe2(VO4)3
Lyonsite (TL)38.5.2.1Cu3Fe4(VO4)6
Ziesite (TL)38.5.5.2β-Cu2(V2O7)
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Brushite (TL)39.1.1.1Ca(PO3OH) · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Stoiberite (TL)41.4.5.1Cu5(VO4)2O2
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Hydroxylapatite41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Drugmanite41.10.11.1Pb2(Fe3+,Al)(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)2
Miscellaneous
Fingerite (TL)41.11.3.1Cu11(VO4)6O2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Foggite42.7.2.1CaAl(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Turquoise42.9.3.1CuAl6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Tinsleyite42.11.6.2KAl2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Attakolite43.4.13.1CaMn2+Al4(SiO3OH)(PO4)3(OH)4
Svanbergite43.4.1.6SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Woodhouseite43.4.1.8CaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 47 - VANADIUM OXYSALTS
Hydrated Normal Vanadium Oxysalts
Bannermanite (TL)47.3.5.1(Na,K)0.7V4+0.7V5+5.3O15
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Pyrope51.4.3a.1Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Lawsonite56.2.3.1CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Group 57 - SOROSILICATES Si3O10 Groups and Larger Noncyclic Groups
Insular Si3O10 and Larger Noncyclic Groups with [Si5O16] groups
Zunyite57.3.1.1Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Clinozoisite58.2.1a.4{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Zoisite58.2.1b.1Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite65.1.3b.2(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1Mg2Si2O6
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Jadeite65.1.3c.1Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Omphacite65.1.3b.1(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Petedunnite65.1.3a.5Ca(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Pigeonite65.1.1.4(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Bustamite65.2.1.2CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1CaMn3Mn[Si5O15]
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Cummingtonite66.1.1.1◻{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Edenite66.1.3a.10NaCa2Mg5(Si7Al)O22OH2
Glaucophane66.1.3c.1◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Katophorite66.1.3b.11{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Pargasite66.1.3a.12NaCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Taramite66.1.3b.15{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Tremolite66.1.3a.1◻{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Winchite66.1.3b.1◻{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 68 - INOSILICATES Structures with Chains of More Than One Width
Structures with Chains of More Than One Width
Aerinite68.1.3.1(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Amesite71.1.2c.1Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Lizardite71.1.2b.2Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Népouite71.1.2b.3(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Pecoraite71.1.2d.4Ni3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Annite71.2.2b.3KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Celadonite71.2.2a.6K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var. Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Paragonite71.2.2a.2NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Preiswerkite71.2.2b.15NaMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Willemseite71.2.1.4Ni3Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
'Pimelite'71.3.1b.5Ni3Si4O10(OH)2 · 4H2O
Saponite71.3.1b.2Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Chamosite71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Corrensite71.4.2.5(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · 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 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined islands
Stilpnomelane74.1.1.1(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O, x < 1
Falcondoite (TL)74.3.1b.2(Ni,Mg)4Si6O15(OH)2 · 6H2O
Sepiolite74.3.1b.1Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
var. Anorthoclase76.1.1.6(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Sanidine76.1.1.2K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Cowlesite77.1.5.8CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Gobbinsite77.1.3.4Na5(Si11Al5)O32 · 11H2O
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
'Lévyne'77.1.2.8
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
Wairakite77.1.1.3Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
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Actinolite-◻Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Albite
var. Andesine
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var. Oligoclase-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Alpersite-(Mg,Cu)(SO4) · 7H2O
'Amber'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Andradite-Grossular Series'-
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var. Bytownite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
var. Labradorite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Apophyllite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
Barroisite-◻{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
Calcite
var. Manganese-bearing Calcite
-(Ca,Mn)CO3
'Chabazite'-
'var. Phacolite'-
Chamosite
var. Daphnite
-(Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
'Charcoal'-C
Chlorargyrite
var. Bromian Chlorargyrite
-Ag(Cl,Br)
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
Clinochlore
var. Pennine
-Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Clinoptilolite'-M3-6(Si30Al6)O72 · 20H2O
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Clinozoisite-Epidote Series'-
'Copper Stain'-
'Crossite'-
Cuprite
var. Chalcotrichite
-Cu2O
'Eta-bronze'-Cu6Sn5
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Ferritchromit'-
Ferro-actinolite-◻Ca2Fe2+5(Si8O22)OH2
'Ferrohortonolite'-(Fe,Mg)2SiO4
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnierite'-
Gold
var. Electrum
-(Au,Ag)
Hedenbergite
var. Hedenbergite-Hypersthene
-CaFe2+Si2O6
Hematite
var. Specularite
-Fe2O3
'Heulandite'-
Hexaferrum-(Fe,Os,Ru,Ir)
'Hornblende'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'Iddingsite'-MgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2 · 4H2O
Ilmenite
var. Ferrian Ilmenite
-(Fe,Ti)2O3
'K Feldspar'-
'var. Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'K-alum'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Kerolite'-(Mg,Ni)3Si4O10(OH)2 · nH2O (n ~ 1)
'Leucoxene'-
'Limonite'-
Lizardite
var. Nickel-bearing Lizardite
-(Mg,Ni)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Magnesio-hastingsite-NaCa2(Mg4Fe3+)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Magnesio-hornblende-◻Ca2(Mg4Al)(Si7Al)O22(OH)2
Magnetite
var. Titaniferous Magnetite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Metathénardite-Na2SO4
'Monazite'-(REE/Ce/La/Nd/Sm/Gd)(PO4)
Muscovite
var. Phengite
-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
var. Sericite-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Mésotype'-
Natroalunite-NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Nickelferroplatinum'-
Opal
var. Black Opal
-SiO2 · nH2O
var. Precious Opal-SiO2 · nH2O
var. Wood Opal-SiO2 · nH2O
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
Pectolite
var. Larimar
-NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
'Petrified Wood'-
'Petroleum
var. Bitumen'
-
'Phillipsite subgroup'-
'Pumpellyite'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
Quartz
var. Agate
-SiO2
var. Blue Quartz-SiO2
var. Chalcedony-SiO2
var. Jasper-SiO2
var. Rock Crystal-SiO2
Reidite (TL)-ZrSiO4
Riebeckite-◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Silica'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Sodic amphibole'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-M6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
Tellurium
var. Selen-tellurium
-(Te,Se)
'Thallium'-Tl
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
'UM1980-18-VO:Cu'-Cu4V2O9
'UM2007-11-E:FeIrNiOsRu'-(Ru,Ir,Os)3(Fe,Ni)2
'UM2007-12-E:FeIrNiOsRu'-(Ru,Ir,Os)(Fe,Ni)
'UM2007-13-E:FeIrNiOsRu'-(Ru,Ir,Os)3(Fe,Ni)
'UM2007-15-E:FeIrNiPt'-(Fe,Ni)2(Pt,Ir)
'UM2009-06-E:FeIrNi'-
'UM2009-07-E:FeIrNi'-Ir3(Ni,Fe)8
'UM2009-08-E:FeIrNi'-Ir3(Fe,Ni)4
'UM2009-09-E:FeIrNi'-Ir2(Fe,Ni)3
'UM2009-19-S:FeIrNiOsRu'-(Fe,Ru,Ni,Os,Ir)2S
'UM2009-20-S:FeIrNiOsRu'-(Ru,Fe,Ni,Os,Ir)2S
Variscite
var. Ferrian Variscite
-(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
Whitlockite
var. Martinite (of Kloos)
-Ca9Mg(PO4)6(PO3OH)
'Xenotime'-
Zaccariniite (TL)-RhNiAs
'Zeolite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MonetiteCa(PO3OH)
H BrushiteCa(PO3OH) · 2H2O
H Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
H Falcondoite(Ni,Mg)4Si6O15(OH)2 · 6H2O
H FoggiteCaAl(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(PO3OH)
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H BöhmiteAlO(OH)
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H SalammoniacNH4Cl
H NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H PargasiteNaCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
H Magnesio-hastingsiteNaCa2(Mg4Fe3+)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
H ClinoptiloliteM3-6(Si30Al6)O72 · 20H2O
H Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Muscovite var. IlliteK0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H Stilbite subgroupM6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
H Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Lizardite var. Nickel-bearing Lizardite(Mg,Ni)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H DiasporeAlO(OH)
H Actinolite◻Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
H SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H IddingsiteMgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2 · 4H2O
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
H Cummingtonite◻{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H EdeniteNaCa2Mg5(Si7Al)O22OH2
H Magnesio-hornblende◻Ca2(Mg4Al)(Si7Al)O22(OH)2
H AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H CoquimbiteAlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
H TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
H AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
H Barroisite◻{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Chamosite var. Daphnite(Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
H Ferro-actinolite◻Ca2Fe52+(Si8O22)OH2
H Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
H Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite var. PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
H Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H Winchite◻{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Tremolite◻{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Kerolite(Mg,Ni)3Si4O10(OH)2 · nH2O (n ~ 1)
H Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H PimeliteNi3Si4O10(OH)2 · 4H2O
H SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
H WillemseiteNi3Si4O10(OH)2
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Opal var. Wood OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O, x < 1
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H TurquoiseCuAl6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
H VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
H SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H Pectolite var. LarimarNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
H AbhuriteSn21Cl16(OH)14O6
H HydroromarchiteSn3O2(OH)2
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
H Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
H CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H Variscite var. Ferrian Variscite(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H PreiswerkiteNaMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
H ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H Opal var. Precious OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
H FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
H MereiteriteK2Fe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
H HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
H KieseriteMgSO4 · H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
H MandarinoiteFe23+(Se4+O3)3 · (6-x)H2O (x = 0.0-1.0)
H PoughiteFe23+(TeO3)2(SO4)(H2O)2 · H2O
H Opal var. Black OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
H Alpersite(Mg,Cu)(SO4) · 7H2O
H DespujolsiteCa3Mn4+(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H GobbinsiteNa5(Si11Al5)O32 · 11H2O
H KhademiteAl(SO4)F · 5H2O
H Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H DrugmanitePb2(Fe3+,Al)(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)2
H AttakoliteCaMn2+Al4(SiO3OH)(PO4)3(OH)4
H TinsleyiteKAl2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
H PecoraiteNi3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H Clinochlore var. PennineMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H SassoliteH3BO3
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B SassoliteH3BO3
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CharcoalC
C GraphiteC
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C Calcite var. Manganese-bearing Calcite(Ca,Mn)CO3
NNitrogen
N Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
N SalammoniacNH4Cl
OOxygen
O MonetiteCa(PO3OH)
O BrushiteCa(PO3OH) · 2H2O
O ReiditeZrSiO4
O Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
O Falcondoite(Ni,Mg)4Si6O15(OH)2 · 6H2O
O LyonsiteCu3Fe4(VO4)6
O Ziesiteβ-Cu2(V2O7)
O Blossiteα-Cu2(V2O7)
O FingeriteCu11(VO4)6O2
O McbirneyiteCu3(VO4)2
O StoiberiteCu5(VO4)2O2
O Bannermanite(Na,K)0.7V4+0.7V5+5.3O15
O HowardevansiteNaCuFe2(VO4)3
O FoggiteCaAl(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(PO3OH)
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O Albite var. Andesine(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O CristobaliteSiO2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Magnetite var. Titaniferous MagnetiteFe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
O Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Anorthite var. Labradorite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O BöhmiteAlO(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O CalciteCaCO3
O MetathénarditeNa2SO4
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
O QuartzSiO2
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O TridymiteSiO2
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O Quartz var. ChalcedonySiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Anorthite var. Bytownite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
O PargasiteNaCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Magnesio-hastingsiteNaCa2(Mg4Fe3+)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
O ClinoptiloliteM3-6(Si30Al6)O72 · 20H2O
O Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Muscovite var. IlliteK0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O Stilbite subgroupM6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
O Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Lizardite var. Nickel-bearing Lizardite(Mg,Ni)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Maghemite(Fe3+0.670.33)Fe23+O4
O Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O RutileTiO2
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O DiasporeAlO(OH)
O BaryteBaSO4
O SideriteFeCO3
O Actinolite◻Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
O SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O IddingsiteMgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2 · 4H2O
O Albite var. Oligoclase(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O Ferrohortonolite(Fe,Mg)2SiO4
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
O Cummingtonite◻{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O EdeniteNaCa2Mg5(Si7Al)O22OH2
O Magnesio-hornblende◻Ca2(Mg4Al)(Si7Al)O22(OH)2
O AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O CoquimbiteAlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
O TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
O LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
O Barroisite◻{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Chamosite var. Daphnite(Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
O Ferro-actinolite◻Ca2Fe52+(Si8O22)OH2
O Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
O Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
O Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Muscovite var. PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
O PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
O Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Winchite◻{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O Tremolite◻{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Kerolite(Mg,Ni)3Si4O10(OH)2 · nH2O (n ~ 1)
O Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O PimeliteNi3Si4O10(OH)2 · 4H2O
O SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
O WillemseiteNi3Si4O10(OH)2
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O Hematite var. SpeculariteFe2O3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O Opal var. Wood OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O, x < 1
O CupriteCu2O
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O TurquoiseCuAl6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O Monazite(REE/Ce/La/Nd/Sm/Gd)(PO4)
O VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
O SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O Ilmenite var. Ferrian Ilmenite(Fe,Ti)2O3
O SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O Quartz var. Blue QuartzSiO2
O Pectolite var. LarimarNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
O AbhuriteSn21Cl16(OH)14O6
O RomarchiteSnO
O HydroromarchiteSn3O2(OH)2
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
O Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O K Feldspar var. AdulariaKAlSi3O8
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O Variscite var. Ferrian Variscite(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O PreiswerkiteNaMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
O ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O Albite var. Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
O Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O Opal var. Precious OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O RhodoniteCaMn3Mn[Si5O15]
O ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
O FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
O MereiteriteK2Fe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
O HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
O KieseriteMgSO4 · H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O Cuprite var. ChalcotrichiteCu2O
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
O MandarinoiteFe23+(Se4+O3)3 · (6-x)H2O (x = 0.0-1.0)
O PoughiteFe23+(TeO3)2(SO4)(H2O)2 · H2O
O Opal var. Black OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
O Alpersite(Mg,Cu)(SO4) · 7H2O
O DespujolsiteCa3Mn4+(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O GobbinsiteNa5(Si11Al5)O32 · 11H2O
O KhademiteAl(SO4)F · 5H2O
O Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O TenoriteCuO
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O DrugmanitePb2(Fe3+,Al)(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)2
O CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O AttakoliteCaMn2+Al4(SiO3OH)(PO4)3(OH)4
O TinsleyiteKAl2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
O Quartz var. Rock CrystalSiO2
O PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
O PecoraiteNi3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O ShcherbinaiteV25+O5
O EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
O ThénarditeNa2SO4
O ChalcocyaniteCuSO4
O UM1980-18-VO:CuCu4V2O9
O Clinochlore var. PennineMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O BustamiteCaMn2+(Si2O6)
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O Calcite var. Manganese-bearing Calcite(Ca,Mn)CO3
O SassoliteH3BO3
O CorundumAl2O3
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
F FluoriteCaF2
F KhademiteAl(SO4)F · 5H2O
NaSodium
Na Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
Na Bannermanite(Na,K)0.7V4+0.7V5+5.3O15
Na HowardevansiteNaCuFe2(VO4)3
Na Albite var. Andesine(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na Anorthite var. Labradorite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na MetathénarditeNa2SO4
Na NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Na Anorthite var. Bytownite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Na PargasiteNaCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Na Magnesio-hastingsiteNaCa2(Mg4Fe3+)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Na Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Na Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Na Albite var. Oligoclase(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na EdeniteNaCa2Mg5(Si7Al)O22OH2
Na HaliteNaCl
Na TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Na JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Na Barroisite◻{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Na Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Na Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Na Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Na Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Na Winchite◻{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Pectolite var. LarimarNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Na Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Na Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na PreiswerkiteNaMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na Albite var. Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Na Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Na GobbinsiteNa5(Si11Al5)O32 · 11H2O
Na Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
Na ThénarditeNa2SO4
MgMagnesium
Mg WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(PO3OH)
Mg Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg PargasiteNaCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Magnesio-hastingsiteNaCa2(Mg4Fe3+)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Mg Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Mg LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Lizardite var. Nickel-bearing Lizardite(Mg,Ni)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg Actinolite◻Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Mg IddingsiteMgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2 · 4H2O
Mg Ferrohortonolite(Fe,Mg)2SiO4
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
Mg Cummingtonite◻{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg EdeniteNaCa2Mg5(Si7Al)O22OH2
Mg Magnesio-hornblende◻Ca2(Mg4Al)(Si7Al)O22(OH)2
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Mg Barroisite◻{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Mg CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg Chamosite var. Daphnite(Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Mg Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Mg Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Mg Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg Muscovite var. PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Mg PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Mg Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg Winchite◻{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Tremolite◻{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Kerolite(Mg,Ni)3Si4O10(OH)2 · nH2O (n ~ 1)
Mg Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Mg SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Mg Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Mg Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg PreiswerkiteNaMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Mg Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Mg HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
Mg KieseriteMgSO4 · H2O
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg Alpersite(Mg,Cu)(SO4) · 7H2O
Mg Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Mg PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg Clinochlore var. PennineMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al FoggiteCaAl(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al Albite var. Andesine(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al Anorthite var. Labradorite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
Al BöhmiteAlO(OH)
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Anorthite var. Bytownite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al PargasiteNaCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al Magnesio-hastingsiteNaCa2(Mg4Fe3+)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Al ClinoptiloliteM3-6(Si30Al6)O72 · 20H2O
Al Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Muscovite var. IlliteK0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al Stilbite subgroupM6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
Al Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al DiasporeAlO(OH)
Al SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Al WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Al Albite var. Oligoclase(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
Al EdeniteNaCa2Mg5(Si7Al)O22OH2
Al Magnesio-hornblende◻Ca2(Mg4Al)(Si7Al)O22(OH)2
Al AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al CoquimbiteAlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
Al TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Al JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Al LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Al Barroisite◻{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Chamosite var. Daphnite(Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Al Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Al Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Al Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite var. PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Al PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Al Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al Winchite◻{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Al Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O, x < 1
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al TurquoiseCuAl6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Al VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Al SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Al VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Al Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Al CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al K Feldspar var. AdulariaKAlSi3O8
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al Variscite var. Ferrian Variscite(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al PreiswerkiteNaMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Al ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Al Albite var. Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Al Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Al GobbinsiteNa5(Si11Al5)O32 · 11H2O
Al KhademiteAl(SO4)F · 5H2O
Al Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al DrugmanitePb2(Fe3+,Al)(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)2
Al AttakoliteCaMn2+Al4(SiO3OH)(PO4)3(OH)4
Al TinsleyiteKAl2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Al Clinochlore var. PennineMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al CorundumAl2O3
SiSilicon
Si ReiditeZrSiO4
Si Falcondoite(Ni,Mg)4Si6O15(OH)2 · 6H2O
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si Albite var. Andesine(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Anorthite var. Labradorite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si TridymiteSiO2
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si Quartz var. ChalcedonySiO2
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Anorthite var. Bytownite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si PargasiteNaCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Si Magnesio-hastingsiteNaCa2(Mg4Fe3+)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Si ClinoptiloliteM3-6(Si30Al6)O72 · 20H2O
Si Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Muscovite var. IlliteK0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si Stilbite subgroupM6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
Si Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Lizardite var. Nickel-bearing Lizardite(Mg,Ni)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si Actinolite◻Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Si IddingsiteMgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2 · 4H2O
Si Albite var. Oligoclase(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si Ferrohortonolite(Fe,Mg)2SiO4
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
Si Cummingtonite◻{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si EdeniteNaCa2Mg5(Si7Al)O22OH2
Si Magnesio-hornblende◻Ca2(Mg4Al)(Si7Al)O22(OH)2
Si AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Si LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Si Barroisite◻{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Chamosite var. Daphnite(Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Si Ferro-actinolite◻Ca2Fe52+(Si8O22)OH2
Si Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Si Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Si Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Muscovite var. PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Si PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Si Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Winchite◻{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Tremolite◻{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Kerolite(Mg,Ni)3Si4O10(OH)2 · nH2O (n ~ 1)
Si Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si PimeliteNi3Si4O10(OH)2 · 4H2O
Si SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Si WillemseiteNi3Si4O10(OH)2
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Opal var. Wood OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O, x < 1
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Si SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz var. Blue QuartzSiO2
Si Pectolite var. LarimarNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Si Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si K Feldspar var. AdulariaKAlSi3O8
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si PreiswerkiteNaMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Si ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si Albite var. Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Si Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si Opal var. Precious OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si RhodoniteCaMn3Mn[Si5O15]
Si ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Si Opal var. Black OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si GobbinsiteNa5(Si11Al5)O32 · 11H2O
Si Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si AttakoliteCaMn2+Al4(SiO3OH)(PO4)3(OH)4
Si Quartz var. Rock CrystalSiO2
Si PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Si PecoraiteNi3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Clinochlore var. PennineMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si BustamiteCaMn2+(Si2O6)
PPhosphorus
P MonetiteCa(PO3OH)
P BrushiteCa(PO3OH) · 2H2O
P FoggiteCaAl(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(PO3OH)
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
P SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P TurquoiseCuAl6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
P Monazite(REE/Ce/La/Nd/Sm/Gd)(PO4)
P Variscite var. Ferrian Variscite(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P DrugmanitePb2(Fe3+,Al)(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)2
P AttakoliteCaMn2+Al4(SiO3OH)(PO4)3(OH)4
P TinsleyiteKAl2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
SSulfur
S Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S MetathénarditeNa2SO4
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S SulphurS8
S NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S SphaleriteZnS
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S GratonitePb9As4S15
S ChalcostibiteCuSbS2
S Tennantite SubgroupCu6(Cu4 C22+)As4S12S
S Tetrahedrite SubgroupCu6(Cu4 C22+)Sb4S12S
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
S StibniteSb2S3
S DigeniteCu9S5
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S CoquimbiteAlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
S TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
S CovelliteCuS
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S YarrowiteCu9S8
S DjurleiteCu31S16
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S LauriteRuS2
S AcanthiteAg2S
S PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S HeazlewooditeNi3S2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S Freibergite Subgroup([Ag6]4+,((Cu,Ag)4 C22+)Sb4S12S0-1
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
S MereiteriteK2Fe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
S HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
S KieseriteMgSO4 · H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S PoughiteFe23+(TeO3)2(SO4)(H2O)2 · H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
S Alpersite(Mg,Cu)(SO4) · 7H2O
S DespujolsiteCa3Mn4+(SO