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List of minerals

This page is intended as a list of all minerals and rock types.

See also: List of stone -- Earth science -- mineralogy -- mineraloid -- rock -- metamorphic rock -- igneous rock -- sedimentary rock -- phaneritic[?] -- alluvial deposit -- silicate -- geophagy -- homeopathy -- International Seabed Authority -- quarrying -- Mining

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Table of contents
1 A
2 B
3 C
4 D
5 E
6 F
7 G
8 H
9 I

A

Abichite[?]
Actinolite
Agate
Alabaster
Albite[?]
Alexandrite
Allingite
Alum
Alunite[?]
Alvite[?]
Amazonite
Amber
Amblygonite
Amethyst
Amphibole
Analcim
Analcite
Anatase
Andalusite
Andesite[?]
Anglesite[?]
Anorthite
Anorthocite[?]
Anorthoclase
Anorthosite[?]
Apatite
Aquamarine
Aragonite
Arvedsonite[?]
Asbestos
Augite[?]
Axinite
Azurite[?]

B

Baddeleyite
Barite
Basalt
Bastnasite
Bauxite
Beckerite
Beryl
Biotite
Blomstrandine[?]
Boehmite[?]
Bornite[?]
Briartite
Brucite[?]
Burmite
Bytownite

C

Celadonite[?]
Calcflinta[?]
Calcite
Canfieldite[?]
Carnallite[?]
Carnelian
Carnotite[?]
Cassiterite[?]
Celestite
Cerussite[?]
Chabasite[?]
Chalcedony
Chalcopyrite
Chalcosine[?]
Chalk
Chlorite
Chromite[?]
Chrysoberyl
Chrysolite
Cinnabar
Cinnabarite
Clay
Clevite[?]
Coal
Colemantite[?]
Coltan
Columbite
Cooperite[?]
Cordierite[?]
Corundum
Coveline[?]
Crocidolite[?]
Crooksite[?]
Cryolite
Cuprite[?]
Cylindrite[?]
Cymophane[?]

D

Datolite[?]
Delessite[?]
Diamond
Diaspore[?]
Diatomite
Diopside[?]
Diorite[?]
Dolomite

E

Emerald
Epidiorite[?]
Epsom salt
Euxenite

F

Feldspar
Felsic
Ferberite[?]
Fergusonite[?]
Flint
Fluorapatite[?]
Fluorite
Fluorspar
Frankeite[?]
Franklinite[?]

G

Gabbro
Gadolinite
Galena
Garnet
Gedanite
Germanite
Gibbsite
Glauconite[?]
Glessite
Gneiss
Goethite
Granite
Graphite
Gypsum

H

Halite[?]
Hematite
Hibonite
Hiddenite[?]
Hornblende
Huebnerite[?]
Hutchinsonite[?]
Hyalite[?]

I

Idocrase[?]
Illite[?]
Ilmenite

J

Jade
Jasper

K

Kainite
Kalsilite
Kamacite
Kaolinite
Keilhauite
Kernite
Kimberlite

Kobellite
Kogarkoite
Krantzite
Kunzite
Kyanite

L

Labradorite
Lapis lazuli
Lazurite
Lepidolite
Leucite[?]
Lignite
Limestone
Limonite
Lodestone
Lonsdaleite
Lorandite bertrandite[?]

M

Magnesia[?]
Magnesite[?]
Magnetite[?]
Malachite[?]
Malacolite[?]
Marble
Marcasite[?]
Marl
Meerschaum[?]
Mendozite[?]
Menilite
Metacinnabarite
Mica
Microcline
Molybdenite[?]
Monazite
Morganite[?]
Muscovite

N

Nephiline
Niobite
Niobite-tantalite[?]

O

Olivine
Opal
Orthoclase

P

Palagonite[?]
Pegmatite
Pentlandite
Peridotite[?]
Perlite
Petalite
Phenacite[?]
Phlogopite[?]
Phosphorite[?]
Phyllite[?]
Pitchblende
Plagioclase
Plivine[?]
Pollucite[?]
Polycrase[?]
Prehnite
Pumice
Pumicite[?]
Pyrite
Pyrochlore
Pyroxene

Q

Quartz
Quartzite[?]
Citrine quartz[?]
Milk quartz[?]
Rose quartz
Smoky quartz[?]

R

Rhyolite
Rhyolitic[?]
Riebeckite[?]
Rock crystal[?]
Roumanite
Ruby
Rutile

S

Salt
Samarskite[?]
Sapphire
Sand
Sard[?]
Scheelite[?]
Schist
Serpentine[?]
Sillimanite
Simetite
Smectite[?]
Soapstone
Soda niter[?]
Sperrylite[?]
Spinel
Spodumeme[?]
Stanite[?]
Stantienite
Staurolite[?]
Steatite
Strontianite
Syenite
Sylvite[?]

T

Talc
Talcum[?],
Tantalite[?]
Tanzanite
Teallite[?]
Telluride
Thortveitite
Titanite
Topaz
Tourmaline
Tremolite[?]
Troctolite[?]
Turquoise
Tuff
Tutty[?]

U

Ulexite
Uralite[?]
Uraninite

V

Vermiculite

W

Willemite[?]
Wiserine[?]
Wolframite[?]
Wollastonite[?]

X

Xenotine[?]

Y

Yttria[?]

Z

Zeolite
Zinnwaldite[?]
Zircon



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