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e-Rocks Mineral Database

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The e-Rocks database holds over 500K mineral items and 2.5 Million photos, developed over 15 years. It is an excellent resource to explore minerals and their localities in reference to collecting and commerce.

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Strunz Grouping

This list contains all valid mineral names arranged by Strunz grouping, by exploring this list you will see our minerals compared to the Strunz classification.

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Strunz Title Formula Items
5.AA.05 Zabuyelite

Li2CO3

3
5.AA.10 Gregoryite

(Na2,K2,Ca)CO3

20
5.AA.10 Natrite

Na2CO3

14
5.AA.15 Nahcolite

NaHCO3

47
5.AA.25 Teschemacherite

(NH4)HCO3

1
5.AA.30 Wegscheiderite

Na5H3(CO3)4

14
5.AB.05 Calcite

CaCO3

28838
5.AB.05 Gaspéite

(Ni,Mg,Fe)CO3

262
5.AB.05 Magnesite

MgCO3

453
5.AB.05 Otavite

CdCO3

148
5.AB.05 Rhodochrosite

MnCO3

6285
5.AB.05 Siderite

FeCO3

4872
5.AB.05 Smithsonite

ZnCO3

5951
5.AB.05 Spherocobaltite

CoCO3

201
5.AB.10 Ankerite

Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2

543
5.AB.10 Dolomite

CaMg(CO3)2

5290
5.AB.10 Kutnohorite

Ca(Mn,Mg,Fe)(CO3)2

607
5.AB.10 Minrecordite

CaZn(CO3)2

55
5.AB.15 Aragonite

CaCO3

5132
5.AB.15 Cerussite

PbCO3

5302
5.AB.15 Strontianite

SrCO3

797
5.AB.15 Witherite

BaCO3

343
5.AB.20 Vaterite

CaCO3

50
5.AB.25 Huntite

CaMg3(CO3)4

47
5.AB.30 Norsethite

BaMg(CO3)2

30
5.AB.35 Alstonite

BaCa(CO3)2

169
5.AB.40 Olekminskite

Sr(Sr,Ca,Ba)(CO3)2

11
5.AB.40 Paralstonite

BaCa(CO3)2

3
5.AB.45 Barytocalcite

BaCa(CO3)2

139
5.AB.50 Carbocernaite

(Ca,Na)(Sr,Ce,Ba)(CO3)2

31
5.AB.55 Benstonite

(Ba,Sr)6(Ca,Mn)6Mg(CO3)13

23
5.AB.60 Juangodoyite

Na2Cu(CO3)2

157
5.AC.05 Eitelite

Na2Mg(CO3)2

22
5.AC.10 Nyerereite

Na2Ca(CO3)2

28
5.AC.15 Bütschliite

K2Ca(CO3)2

3
5.AC.20 Fairchildite

K2Ca(CO3)2

1
5.AC.25 Shortite

Na2Ca2(CO3)3

206
5.AC.30 Burbankite

(Na,Ca)3(Sr,Ba,Ce)3(CO3)5

164
5.AC.30 Calcioburbankite

Na3(Ca,REE,Sr)3(CO3)5

58
5.AC.30 Khanneshite

(Na,Ca)3(Ba,Sr,Ce,Ca)3(CO3)5

8
5.AC.30 Sanrománite

Na2CaPb3[CO3]5

64
5.AD.05 Sahamalite-(Ce)

(Mg,Fe)(Ce,La,Nd)2(CO3)4

9
5.AD.15 Petersenite-(Ce)

Na4(Ce,La,Nd)2(CO3)5

104
5.AD.15 Rémondite-(Ce)

Na3(Ce,La,Ca,Na,Sr)3(CO3)5

154
5.AD.15 Rémondite-(La)

Na3(La,Ce)3(CO3)5

4
5.AD.20 Paratooite-(La)

(REE,Ca,Na,Sr)12Cu2(CO3)16

65
5.BA.05 Azurite

Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2

8046
5.BA.10 Chukanovite

Fe2+2(CO3)(OH)2

13
5.BA.10 Georgeite

Cu2(CO3)(OH)2·6H2O

41
5.BA.10 Glaukosphaerite

(Cu,Ni)2(CO3)(OH)2

71
5.BA.10 Kolwezite

(Cu,Co)2(CO3)(OH)2

151
5.BA.10 Malachite

Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

9151
5.BA.10 Mcguinnessite

(Mg,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2

146
5.BA.10 Nullaginite

Ni2(CO3)(OH)2

23
5.BA.10 Pokrovskite

Mg2(CO3)(OH)2

53
5.BA.10 Rosasite

(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2

1140
5.BA.15 Aurichalcite

(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6

1199
5.BA.15 Hydrozincite

Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6

553
5.BA.20 Holdawayite

Mn6(CO3)2(OH)7(Cl,OH)

1
5.BA.25 Defernite

Ca6(CO3)2-x(SiO4)x(OH)7(Cl,OH)1-2x (x<0.5)

122
5.BA.30 Loseyite

(Mn2+,Zn,Mg)4Zn3(CO3)2(OH)10

1
5.BB.05 Barentsite

Na7Al(HCO3)2(CO3)2F4

1
5.BB.10 Dawsonite

NaAlCO3(OH)2

351
5.BB.15 Tunisite

NaCa2Al4(CO3)4(OH)8Cl

104
5.BB.20 Sabinaite

Na4Zr2TiO4(CO3)4

271
5.BC.05 Brenkite

Ca2(CO3)F2

67
5.BC.10 Rouvilleite

Na3(Ca,Mn,Fe)2(CO3)3F

7
5.BC.15 Podlesnoite

BaCa2(CO3)2F2

23
5.BD.05 Cordylite-(Ce)

NaBaCe2(CO3)4F

76
5.BD.05 Lukechangite-(Ce)

Na3Ce2(CO3)4F

1
5.BD.10 Kukharenkoite-(Ce)

Ba2Ce(CO3)3F

23
5.BD.10 Kukharenkoite-(La)

Ba2(La,Ce,Th)(CO3)3F

4
5.BD.15 Cebaite-(Ce)

Ba3Ce2(CO3)5F2

15
5.BD.18 Arisite-(Ce)

NaCe2(CO3)3-xF2x+1

60
5.BD.18 Arisite-(La)

NaLa2(CO3)3-xF2x+1

11
5.BD.20a Bastnäsite-(Ce)

(Ce,La)(CO3)F

811
5.BD.20a Bastnäsite-(La)

(La,Ce)(CO3)F

22
5.BD.20a Bastnäsite-(Nd)

Nd(CO3)F

2
5.BD.20a Bastnäsite-(Y)

(Y,Ce)(CO3)F

13
5.BD.20a Hydroxylbastnäsite-(Ce)

(Ce,La)(CO3)(OH,F)

1
5.BD.20a Hydroxylbastnäsite-(Nd)

(Nd,Ce,La)(CO3)(OH,F)

1
5.BD.20a Thorbastnäsite

Th(Ca,Ce)(CO3)2F2·3H2O

36
5.BD.20b Parisite-(Ce)

Ca(Ce,La)2(CO3)3F2

451
5.BD.20c Synchysite-(Ce)

Ca(Ce,La)(CO3)2F

393
5.BD.20c Synchysite-(Y)

Ca(Y,Ce)(CO3)2F

22
5.BD.20d Röntgenite-(Ce)

Ca2(Ce,La)3(CO3)5F3

16
5.BD.25 Horváthite-(Y)

NaY(CO3)F2

201
5.BD.25 Qaqarssukite-(Ce)

Ba(Ce,REE)(CO3)2F

2
5.BD.35 Huanghoite-(Ce)

BaCe(CO3)2F

55
5.BE.05 Shannonite

Pb2OCO3

70
5.BE.10 Hydrocerussite

Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2

133
5.BE.20 Phosgenite

Pb2CO3Cl2

329
5.BE.25 Bismutite

(BiO)2CO3

215
5.BE.30 Kettnerite

CaBiCO3OF

60
5.BE.35 Beyerite

Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2

167
5.BE.X Abellaite

NaPb2(CO3)2(OH)

30
5.BF.05 Ferrotychite

Na6(Fe,Mn,Mg)2(CO3)4(SO4)

3
5.BF.05 Manganotychite

Na6Mn2(CO3)4(SO4)

19
5.BF.05 Northupite

Na3Mg(CO3)2Cl

63

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