Type Locality Minerals – September 21

Posted on September 21, 2017

This gallery features minerals from their type localities, including alstonite, asbecasite, bellingerite, billietite, chalcosiderite, chloroxiphite, cryolithionite, eskolaite, greenockite, hydrotungstite, kimzeyite, liroconite, magnesioferrite, melanophlogite, nagyagite, penroseite, pezzottaite, salesite, tsaregorodtsevite, and whitlockite.

Western U.S. Minerals – August 22

Posted on August 22, 2017


This gallery features adamite, azurite, bornite, caledonite, carminite, faustite, fluorapatite, genthelvite, joaquinite-(Ce), letovicite, mascagnite, luinaite-(OH), malachite, miargyrite, montmorillonite in quartz, rajite, shortite, stibnite in quartz, vesignieite, veszelyite, and woodhouseite.

Ojuela! Minerals – June 8

Posted on June 8, 2017


A gallery of minerals from Ojuela including adamite, arsendescloizite, austinite, cerussite, duftite, galena, hydrozincite, legrandite, lotharmeyerite, mimetite, mottramite, ojuelaite, paradamite, parasymplesite, rosasite, scorodite, and silver.

African Minerals – April 25

Posted on April 25, 2017

This is a gallery of African minerals features alabandite, anthoinite, calderite, chervetite, grandidierite, hibonite, kermesite, kutnohorite, lithiophorite, merelaniite, metatorbernite, metatyuyamunite, norrishite, ruizite, sanidine, senarmontite, soddyite, sturmanite, tarbuttite, wesselsite, wolsendorfite, and wurtzite.

Type Localities III – March 1

Posted on March 1, 2016

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This gallery features mineral species from their discovery localities, specifically bellingerite, calciohilairite, cryolithionite, denningite, euchroite, eulytine, goudeyite, hodgkinsonite, jonesite, kasolite, krohnkite, lawsonbauerite, mcgovernite, mejillonesite, mereheadite, povondraite, pyrosmalite-(Fe), skorpionite, tsaregorodtsevite, and woodhouseite.

Lead Minerals – December 31

Posted on December 31, 2015

20151231This New Year’s gallery features lead-bearing minerals including almeidaite, altaite, caledonite, chervetite, embreyite, hydrocerussite, krupkaite, leadhillite, macquartite, massicot, mimetite, minium, mottramite, murdochite, plumbogummite, plumbojarosite, scainiite, vauquelinite, and wherryite.

Type Locality Minerals II – November 19

Posted on November 19, 2015

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This gallery features minerals from their type (and namesake) type localities, including brazilianite, chambersite, hubeite, kovdorskite, manandonite, marokite, mounanaite, nadorite, nakauriite, nesquehonite, nickenichite, ningyoite, sarabauite, skorpionite, sussanite, and todorokite.

Copper Minerals II – September 8

Posted on September 8, 2015

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A second gallery of colorful and interesting copper bearing minerals, including antlerite, apachite, bayldonite, botallackite, caledonite, callaghanite, calumetite, chalcosiderite, copper (pseudomorphous after azurite), cyanochroite, diaboleite, digenite, djurleite, dolerophanite, gillardite, henmilite, malachite (coating cuprite), marshite, mcguinnessite, mendozavilite-NaCu, nissonite, philipsburgite, pseudoboleite, shattuckite (pseudomorphous after cuprite), tyrrellite, umangite, vandenbrandeite, and volborthite.

Type Locality Minerals I – June 9

Posted on June 9, 2015

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This gallery includes artsmithite, bobdownsite, correianevesite, esperite, fluor-buergerite, gatehouseite, gordonite, goudeyite, jagoite, johninnesite, junitoite, loughlinite, newberyite, nikischerite, petersite-(Y), pirssonite, poldervaartite, sabinaite, sinkankasite, swedenborgite, tschernichite, and vauxite.

Copper Minerals I – May 5

Posted on May 5, 2015

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This galley features ajoite, ashburtonite, belendorffite, caledonite, ceruleite, chalcoalumite, chalcocyanite, chloroxiphite, claringbullite, cuprite, cuprosklodowskite, cyanotrichite, duftite, euchlorine, lammerite, lavendulan, marshite, mushistonite, orthoserpierite, papagoite, rajite, sieleckiite, szenicsite, teineite, tlapallite, vesignieite, and xocomecatlite.

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