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Minerals arranged by the Strunz Classification System
This directory provides a listing of mineral species under the Strunz system, a chemical-structural system for classifying minerals. Clicking on each class (elements, sulfides, oxides/hydroxides, etc.) provides a listing of all minerals that conform to that class. Each mineral name is a link aditional information on the mineral.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Dataset:
    • In-situ
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Mineralogy or petrology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2000-2005 by David Barthelmy.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-000-584
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'Mineralogy Database'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: David Barthelmy
Mineralogy Database