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New minerals and nomenclature modificationsEdit

  • First standardisation: Anglo-American report: American Mineralogist (1939) 24, 176


  • Grandfathered minerals are in bold, approved minerals are in bold and have a '*', revalidated minerals have a '‡' here:
  • Preface, page 1247
  • Introduction, pp. 1248–1250
  • Table 1. Alphabetical index of new minerals, discredited minerals, and changes of mineralogical nomenclature, pp. 1251–1326
  • Table 2. Classification by anionic groups, pp. 1327–1335
  • Table 3. Classification by elements, pp. 1336–1358


  • Mineralogical Magazine


  • Mineralogical Magazine
  • L. J. Spencer (died in April of 1959), lists on new minerals and mineral names (Nos. 1–21)
  • "The last list (1979) was published by the CNMMN in 1982. After that, the lists of new mineral species were published in the literature with a comment indicating that they had been approved by the CNMMN prior to publication. Following the publication of the last CNMMN list in 1982 until 1991, the IMA did not publish any further reports with respect to new mineral species".
  • Max Hey, lists on new minerals and mineral names (Nos. 22–31)
  • Max Hey and A. M. Clark, lists on new minerals and mineral names (Nos. 32–36)


  • Bulletin de minéralogie (former 'Bulletin de la Société Française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie')
  • Commission des nouveaux minéraux et des noms de minéraux de l'Association internationale dc Minéralogie: Résultat des votes sur les listes pour 1973 et 1974. (1976) Bulletin de la Société Francaise de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie 99: 349-350.
  • Commission des nouveaux minéraux et des noms de minéraux de l'Association Internationale de Minéralogie. Résultats des votes sur les listes 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978 et 1979 (1982) Bulletin de Minéralogie 105, 701-704
  • Fontan, F., and J. Moreau. "Revue bibliographique des modifications apportées àla nomenclature minéralogique." Bulletin de minéralogie 106, no. 5 (1983): 625-639.
  • Cesbron, F. "Revue bibliographique des modifications apportées à la nomenclature minéralogique." Bulletin de minéralogie 107, no. 5 (1984): 683-699.
  • Moreau, J., F. Cesbron, and A. Kosakevitch. "Revue bibliographique des modifications apportées à la nomenclature minéralogique." Bulletin de minéralogie 108, no. 6 (1985): 859-869.
  • Fontan, F. "Revue bibliographique des modifications apportées à la nomenclature minéralogique. LIX." Bulletin de minéralogie 109, no. 3 (1986): 307-315.
  • Cesbron, F., and A. Kosakevitch. "Revue bibliographique des modifications apportées à la nomenclature minéralogique." Bulletin de minéralogie 109, no. 4 (1986): 461-468.
  • Moreau, J., F. Cesbron, F. Fontan, AM Fransolet, and A. Kosakevitch. "Revue bibliographique des modifications apportées à la nomenclature minéralogique." Bulletin de minéralogie 110, no. 1 (1987): 111-117.
  • Fontan, F. "Revue bibliographique et modifications apportées à la nomenclature minéralogique." Bulletin de minéralogie 111, no. 2 (1988): 239-246.


  • American Mineralogist


  • Mineralogical Record

CNMNC/ CNMMN, broad sense (after 1990)Edit

The Mineralogical RecordEdit

  • Mandarino, Joseph Anthony. New Minerals 1990-1994. Mineralogical Record, Incorporated, 1997.
  • Mandarino, J. A. "Abstracts of new mineral descriptions." The Mineralogical Record 27, no. 2 (1996): 115-121.
  • Mandarino, J. A., and J. D. Grice. "New minerals recently approved." Mineralogical Record 27, no. 5 (1996): 396.
  • Mandarino, J. A. "Abstracts of new mineral descriptions." Mineralogical Record 28, no. 2 (1997): 141.
  • Mandarino, Joseph Anthony, and J. D. Grice. "New minerals recently approved." The Mineralogical Record 28, no. 5 (1997): 397-401.
  • Mandarino, J. A. "Abstracts of new mineral descriptions." Mineralogical Record 29, no. 5 (1998): 467.
  • Mandarino, J. A., and J. D. Grice. "New minerals recently approved." Mineralogical Record 29, no. 5 (1998): 485.
  • Mandarino, J. A. "Abstracts of new mineral descriptions." The Mineralogical Record 31, no. 2 (2000): 201-201.
  • Mandarino, J. A. "Abstracts of new mineral descriptions." The Mineralogical Record 32, no. 3 (2001): 209-209.
  • Mandarino, J. A. "Abstracts of new mineral descriptions." The Mineralogical Record 34, no. 3 (2003): 265-273.
  • Mandarino, J. A. "Abstracts of new mineral descriptions." The Mineralogical Record 36, no. 2 (2005): 219-224.
  • Mandarino, Joseph A. "Memorial: Michael Fleischer: 1908-1998." The Mineralogical Record 30, no. 1 (1999): 3-5.
  • Mandarino, Jay. "Died, Joseph A. Mandarino, 78." The Mineralogical Record 39, no. 1 (2008): 4-6.
  • Steger, Guido. "Memoirs of a Mineral Collector - Part 1: Fifty-Nine Treasure Hunts in Minas Gerais, 1969-2005." The Mineralogical Record (2005) 36:6 531-550.
  • Steger, Guido. "Memoirs of a Mineral Collector - Part 2: Fifty-Nine Treasure Hunts in Minas Gerais, 1969-2005." The Mineralogical Record (2006) 37:3 207.

The Canadian Mineralogist (CM)Edit

CNMNC/ CNMMN siteEdit

  • Burke E A J, Ferraris G, Hatert F (2006)ok New minerals approved in 2006. Nomenclature modifications approved in 2006 in Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification: International Mineralogical Association, issue 1.[8]
  • Burke E A J, Hatert F (2007)ok New minerals approved in 2007. Nomenclature modifications approved in 2007 in Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification: International Mineralogical Association, issue 2.[9]
  • Williams P A, Hatert F, Pasero M (2008) New minerals approved in 2008. Nomenclature modifications approved in 2008 in Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification: International Mineralogical Association, issue 3.[10]
  • Williams P A, Hatert F, Pasero M, Mills S (2009) New minerals approved in 2009. Nomenclature modifications approved in 2009 in Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification: International Mineralogical Association, issue 4.[11]
  • Williams P A, Hatert F, Pasero M, Mills S (2010)ok New minerals approved in 2010 (January and February). Nomenclature modifications approved in 2010 in Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification: International Mineralogical Association, issue 5.[12]
  • Williams P A, Hatert F, Pasero M, Mills S (2011) New minerals approved in 2011. Nomenclature modifications approved in 2011 in Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification: International Mineralogical Association, issue 6.[13]
CNMNC Newsletter

Mineralogical Magazine (MM & EJM)Edit

Catalogue of Type Mineral Specimens (CTMS)Edit

The IMA List of MineralsEdit

'ARD' Mineral List
  • Mineral Names, Redefinitions & Discreditations Passed by the CNMMN of the IMA (February 2004).[73] (revision of 2002)
The IMA Master List of Minerals

Studies on uranium mineralsEdit

Synthetic heinrichite, metauranocircite-I, autunite, uranospinite, uranocircite, metaheinrichite
  • Burns P C (2005) U6+ minerals and inorganic compounds: insights into an expanded structural hierarchy of crystal structures. The Canadian Mineralogist 43, 1839-1894
  • Locock A J, Burns P C, Flynn T M (2005) Structures of strontium- and barium-dominant compounds that contain the autunite-type sheet. The Canadian Mineralogist 43, 721-733
  • Locock A J, Burns P C, Flynn T M (2005) Divalent transition metals and magnesium in structures that contain the autunite-type sheet: errata. The Canadian Mineralogist 43, 847-849
Studies on uranium minerals
  • Frondel, C. (1950). Studies of Uranium Minerals. I. Parsonite and Randite. American Mineralogist (US), 35.
  • Evans, H. T., & Frondel, C. Studies of Uranium Minerals (II): Liebgite and Uranthallite. American Mineralogist, 35, 251-254.
  • Mrose, M. E. (1950). Studies on uranium minerals (III): Saléeite from Schneeberg, Saxony. American Mineralogist (US), 35, 525.
  • Hurlbut Jr, C. S. (1950). Studies on Uranium Minerals (IV): Johannite. American Mineralogist (US), 35, 531.
  • Frondel, C. (1950). Studies of uranium minerals (V): Phosphuranylite. American Mineralogist (US), 35, 756.
  • Frondel, J. W. (1951). Studies of uranium minerals (VII): Zeunerite. American Mineralogist (US), 36, 249.
  • Frondel, C. (1951). Studies of uranium minerals (VIII): Sabugalite, an aluminum-autunite. American Mineralogist (US), 36, 671.
  • Frondel, C. (1951). Studies of uranium minerals (IX): Saléeite and novacekite. American Mineralogist (US), 36, 680.
  • Frondel, C. (1952). Studies of uranium minerals (X): Uranopilite. American Mineralogist, 37(11-1), 950-959.
  • Frondel, C. (1956). Mineral composition of gummite. American Mineralogist, 41, 539. [Studies of uranium minerals (XI): Gummite]
  • Frondel, J. W., & Cuttitta, F. (1953). Studies of uranium minerals. (XII): The Status of Billietite and Becquerelite. American Mineralogist, 38(11-1), 1019-1024.
  • Mrose, M. E. (1953). Studies of uranium minerals. (XIII): Synthetic Uranospinites. American Mineralogist, 38(11-1), 1159-1168.
  • Frondel, J. W., & Cuttitta, F. (1954). Studies of uranium minerals (XIV): Renardite. American Mineralogist, 39, 448.
  • Hurlbut Jr, C. S. (1954). Studies of uranium minerals. (XV): Schroeckingerite from Argentina and Utah. American Mineralogist, 39, 901.
  • Frondel, J. W., & Cuttitta, F. (1954). Studies of uranium minerals. (XVI): An Alteration Product of Ianthinite. American Mineralogist, 39(11-1), 1018-1020.
Studies of radioactive compounds
  • I. H. Milne and E. W. Nuffield (1951). Studies of radioactive compounds: I - Vandenbrandeite. The American Mineralogist, 36, 394.
  • Hogarth, D. D. (1951). Studies of radioactive compounds: II - Meta-zeunerite, uranophane, kasolite and cuprosklodowskite in Canada. American Mineralogist (US), 36, 411.
  • I. H. Milne (1951). Studies of radioactive compounds: III - Urano-uranic oxide (U3O8). The American Mineralogist, 36, 415.
  • I. E. J. Brooker and E. W. Nuffield (1952). Studies of radioactive compounds: IV--Pitchblende from Lake Athabaska, Canada. American Mineralogist (US), 37, 363.
  • Gorman, D. H. (1952). Studies of radioactive compounds: V--Soddyite. American Mineralogist (US), 37, 386.
Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo
  • Ranunculite, AlH(UO2)(PO4)(OH)3·4H2O, a new mineral
  • Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo. II. La phuralumite Al2 (UO2)3 (PO4)2 (OH)6 • 10H2O et l'upalite Al (UO2)3 (PO4)2 (OH)3, nouveaux minéraux
  • Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo IV. La threadgoldite, Al (UO2)2 (PO4)2 (OH) • 8H2O, nouveau minéral
  • Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo. V. La mundite, nouveau minéral
  • Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo. VI. La triangulite, Al3(UO2•PO4)4(OH)5 • 5 H2O, nouveau minéral
  • Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo. VII. La moreauïte, Al3UO2(PO4)3(OH)2.13H2O, nouveau minéral
  • La kamitugaïte, PbAl(UO2)5[(P,As)O4]2(OH)9.9,5 H2O, nouveau minéral de Kobokobo, Kivu, Zaïre
  • Les phosphates d'uranyle et d'aluminium de Kobokobo. IX. L'althupite AlTh(UO2)[(UO2)3O(OH)(PO4)2]2(OH)3.15H2O, nouveau minéral ; propriétés et structure cristalline

Seidozerite supergroup (TS-Block minerals)Edit

Titanium disilicates - block minerals (Ti, Zr, Nb, Fe+3, Mg, Mn)
References:

Tellurium oxyysaltsEdit

Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California:

Contributions to Canadian MineralogyEdit

Sponsored by The Walker Mineralogical Club
Volume 5, Part 1: AM (1949), 34
Volume 5, Part 2: AM (1950), 35
Volume 5, Part 3: AM (1951), 36
Volume 5, Part 4: AM (1952), 37
Volume 5, Part 5: AM (1953), 38
Volume 5, Part 6: AM (1954), 39
Volume 5, Part 7: AM (1955), 40

Tolbachik volcano, KamchatkaEdit

New arsenate minerals from the Arsenatnaya fumaroleEdit

New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumarolesEdit

  1. Pekov I V, Zubkova N V, Yapaskurt V O, Lykova I S, Belakovskiy D I, Vigasina M F, Sidorov E G, Britvin S N, Pushcharovsky D Y (2015) New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. I. Mellizinkalite, K3Zn2Cl7. European Journal of Mineralogy 27, 247-253
  2. Pekov I V, Zubkova N V, Yapaskurt V O, Britvin S N, Vigasina M F, Sidorov E G, Pushcharovsky D Yu (2015) New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. II. Flinteite, K2ZnCl4. European Journal of Mineralogy 27, 581-588
  3. Pekov I V, Zubkova N V, Britvin S N, Yapaskurt V O, Chukanov N V, Lykova I S, Sidorov E G, Pushcharovsky D Yu (2015) New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. III. Cryobostryxite, KZnCl3·2H2O. European Journal of Mineralogy 27, 805-812

Unique thallium mineralizationEdit

  1. Siidra, Oleg I., Lidiya P. Vergasova, Sergey V. Krivovichev, Yuri L. Kretser, Anatoly N. Zaitsev, and Stanislav K. Filatov (2014) Unique thallium mineralization in the fumaroles of Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. I. Markhininite, TlBi (SO4) 2. Mineralogical Magazine 78 (7) 1687-1698.
  2. Siidra, Oleg I., Lidiya P. Vergasova, Yuri L. Kretser, Yuri S. Polekhovsky, Stanislav K. Filatov, and Sergey V. Krivovichev (2014) Unique thallium mineralization in the fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. II. Karpovite, Tl2VO (SO4) 2 (H2O). Mineralogical Magazine 78 (7) 1699-1709.
  3. Siidra, Oleg I., Lidiya P. Vergasova, Yuri L. Kretser, Yuri S. Polekhovsky, Stanislav K. Filatov, and Sergey V. Krivovichev (2014) Unique thallium mineralization in the fumaroles of Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. III. Evdokimovite, Tl4 (VO) 3 (SO4) 5 (H2O) 5. Mineralogical Magazine 78 (7) 1711-1724.

Mineralogical studies of the nitrate deposits of ChileEdit

  1. Mrose, M. E., and GE Ericksen. "Mineralogical studies of the nitrate deposits of Chile. 1. Idendity of Nitroglauberite with Darapskite." American Mineralogist 55, no. 5-6 (1970): 776.
  2. Ericksen, G. E., and M. E. Mrose. "Mineralogical studies of the nitrate deposits of Chile. 2. Darapskite, NA3 (NO3)(SO4). H2O1." American Mineralogist 55, no. 9-10 (1970): 1500.
  3. Mrose, Mary E., Joseph J. Fahey, and George E. Ericksen. "Mineralogical studies of the nitrate deposits of Chile. III. Humberstonite, K 3 Na 7 Mg 2 (SO 4) 6 (NO3) 2· 6H 2 O, a new saline mineral." American Mineralogist 55 (1970): 1518-1533.
  4. Ericksen, George E., Mary E. Mrose, and John W. Marinenko. "Mineralogical studies of the nitrate deposits of Chile. IV. Brüggenite, Ca (IO3) 2· H2O, a new saline mineral." J. Res. US Geol. Surv. 2 (1974): 471-478.
  5. Ericksen, George E., Mary E. Mrose, John W. Marinenko, and James J. McGee. "Mineralogical studies of the nitrate deposits of Chile. V. Iquiqueite, Na4K3Mg (CrO4) B24O39 (OH)·12H2O, a new saline mineral." American Mineralogist 71 (1986): 830-836.
  6. Ericksen, George E., H. T. Evans Jr, Mary E. Mrose, James J. McGee, John W. Marinenko, and Judith A. Konnert. "Mineralogical studies of the nitrate deposits of Chile: VI. Hectorfloresite, Na9 (IO3)(SO4) 4, a new saline mineral." American Mineralogist 74, no. 9-10 (1989): 1207-1214.
  7. Konnert, Judith A., Howard T. Evans Jr, James J. McGee, and George E. Ericksen. "Mineralogical studies of the nitrate deposits of Chile: VII. Two new saline minerals with the composition K6 (Na, K) 4Na6Mg10 (XO4) 12 (IO3) 12.12 H2O: fuenzalidaite (X= S) and carlosruizite (X= Se)." American Mineralogist 79, no. 9-10 (1994): 1003-1008.

Sulfosalts seriesEdit

Contributions to the crystal chemistry of thallium sulphosalts
  1. Balic-Zunic, Tonci, and Emil Makovicky. "Contributions to the crystal chemistry of thallium sulphosalts I: The OD nature of imfohite." Neues Jahrbuch f. Mineralogie, Abhandlungen 165, no. 3 (1993): 317-330
  2. Makovicky, Emil, and Tonci Balic-Zunic. "Contributions to the crystal chemistry of thallium sulphosalts II. T1Sb* U3S* U5: the missing link of the lillianite homologous series." Neues Jahrbuch f. Mineralogie, Abhandlungen 165, no. 3 (1993): 331-344
  3. Balic-Zunic, Tonci, Emil Makovicky, and Yves Moëlo. "Contributions to the crystal chemistry of thallium sulphosalts III: The crystal structure of lorandite (TlAsS 2) and its relation to weisbergite (TlSbS 2)." Neues Jahrbuch Mineralogie 3 (1995): 213-235


Rare sulfosalts from Vulcano, Aeolian islands, Italy
  1. Borodaev, Yuri S., Anna Garavelli, Olga V. Kuzmina, Nadezhda N. Mozgova, Natalia I. Organova, Nikolay V. Trubkin, and Filippo Vurro. "Rare sulfosalts from Vulcano, Aeolian Islands, Italy; I, Se-bearing kirkiite, Pb 10 (Bi, As) 6 (S, Se) 19." The Canadian Mineralogist 36, no. 4 (1998): 1105-1114
  2. Vurro F, Garavelli A, Garbarino C, Moelo Y, Borodaev Y S (1999) Rare sulfosalts from Vulcano, Aeolian islands, Italy. II. Mozgovaite, PbBi4(S,Se)7, a new mineral species. The Canadian Mineralogist 37, 1499-1506
  3. Borodaev, Yuri S., Anna Garavelli, Carlo Garbarino, Silvana M. Grillo, Nadezhda N. Mozgova, Natalia I. Organova, Nikolay V. Trubkin, and Filippo Vurro. "Rare sulfosalts from Vulcano, Aeolian islands, Italy. III. Wittite and cannizzarite." The Canadian Mineralogist 38, no. 1 (2000): 23-34
  4. Borodaev, Yuri S., Anna Garavelli, Carlo Garbarino, Silvana M. Grillo, Nadezhda N. Mozgova, Tatyana Yu Uspenskaya, and Filippo Vurro. "Rare sulfosalts from Vulcano, Aeolian Islands, Italy. IV. Lillianite." The Canadian Mineralogist 39, no. 5 (2001): 1383-1396
  5. Borodaev, Yuri S., Anna Garavelli, Carlo Garbarino, Silvana M. Grillo, Nadezhda N. Mozgova, Werner H. Paar, Dan Topa, and Filippo Vurro. "Rare sulfosalts from Vulcano, Aeolian Islands, Italy. V. Selenian heyrovskýite." The Canadian Mineralogist 41, no. 2 (2003): 429-440
  6. Garavelli, Anna, Nadezhda N. Mozgova, Paolo Orlandi, Elena Bonaccorsi, Daniela Pinto, Yves MoëLo, and Yuri S. Borodaev. "Rare sulfosalts from Vulcano, Aeolian Islands, Italy. VI. Vurroite, Pb20Sn2 (Bi, As) 22S54Cl6, a new mineral species." The Canadian Mineralogist 43, no. 2 (2005): 703-711
  7. Pinto, Daniela, Tonci Balić-Žunić, Elena Bonaccorsi, Yuri S. Borodaev, Anna Garavelli, Carlo Garbarino, Emil Makovicky, Nadezhda N. Mozgova, and Filippo Vurro. "Rare sulfosalts from Vulcano, Aeolian Islands, Italy. VII. Cl-bearing galenobismutite." The Canadian Mineralogist 44, no. 2 (2006): 443-457
Sulfosalts from the Apuan Alps (Tuscany, Italy)

List of IMA numbers of other special proceduresEdit

Property: main subject (mineralogy)
  • Beginnings:
  • Hey M H, Gottardi G, (1980) On the use of names, prefixes and suffixes, and adjectival modifiers in the mineralogical nomenclature. The Canadian Mineralogist 18, 261-262
  • Bailey S W (1977) Report of the I.M.A-I.U.Cr. Joint Committee on Nomenclature. American Mineralogist 62, 411-415


IMA1962 s.p.
  • Wollastonite and pseudowollastonite.
IMA1967 s.p.
  • (Arseniopleite: A.M. 49-447 ; IMA1967 s.p., Åke Henriques (1963) Sjögruvite, Arkiv Min. & Geol. 3, 395). Moore, P.B. (1968) Contributions to Swedish mineralogy. I. Studies on the basic arsenates of manganese: retzian, hemafibrite, synadelphite, arsenoclasite, arseniopleite, and akrochordite. Arkiv. Mineral. Geol., 4(5), 425–444.
  • Bementite & caryopilite: A.M. 49-446 ("Redefiniton of Bementite and Caryopilite: Ektropite (Ectropite) = Caryopilite"); IMA1963 s.p., Kato T (1963) New data on the so-called bementite. Journal of the Mineralogical Society of Japan 6, 93-103.
  • Cervantite: A.M. 47-1221; IMA1962 s.p., W. Gründer, H. Pätzold and H. Strunz. Sb2O4 als Mineral (Cervantit). Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Monatshft., 5, 93-98 (1962).
  • Coulsonite: A.M. 48-948 and 952; IMA1962 s.p., Radtke A S (1962) Coulsonite, FeV2O4, a spinel-type mineral from Lovelock, Nevada. American Mineralogist 47, 1284-1291.
  • Heterogenite: IMA1967 s.p., Hey M H (1962) Cobaltic hydroxide in nature. Mineralogical Magazine 33, 253-259.
  • Ixiolite: A.M. 48-216; IMA1962 s.p., Nickel E H, Rowland J F, McAdam R C (1963) Ixiolite - a columbite substructure, American Mineralogist 48, 961-979.
IMA1968 s.p.
  • Aerugite & xanthiosite: IMA1965 s.p., Davis R J, Hey M H, Kingsbury A W G (1965) Xanthiosite and aerugite, Mineralogical Magazine 35, 72-83.
IMA1971 s.p.
  • Plancheite & shattuckite: Min. Abstr. 19-54 and 19-221; IMA1967 s.p., Van Oosterwyck-Gastuche, M. C. (1968): Nomenclature of some Katangan copper silicates. Plancheite-shattuckite-bisbeeite-Katangite minerals. Ann. Soc. Géol. Belg. 91, 401-422.
IMA/ CNMMN
M. Fleischer, chairman of the Commission, USGS, Washington DC, USA.
After 31st December 1982: J. A. Mandarino, chairman of the Commission, Royal Ontario Museum (ROM).
After 31st December 1994: J. D. Grice, chairman of the Commission, Canadian Museum of Nature.


Main partEdit

Before 1975 (Chairman: Michael Fleicher)Edit

IMA1962 s.p.:
  • Mazzi F, Pabst A (1962) Reexamination of cuprorivaite, American Mineralogist 47, 409-410
  • Skinner B J, Appleman D E (1963) Melanophlogite, a cubic polymorph of silica, American Mineralogist 48, 854-867
  • Fleischer M (1963) New mineral names. American Mineralogist 48, 216
  • Jambor J L, Boyle R W (1962) Gunningite, a new zinc sulphate from the Keno Hill – Galena Hill area, Yukon, The Canadian Mineralogist 7, 209-218
  • Radtke A S (1962) Coulsonite, FeV2O4, a spinel-type mineral from Lovelock, Nevada. American Mineralogist 47, 1284-1291
  • Nickel E H, Rowland J F, McAdam R C (1963) Ixiolite - a columbite substructure, American Mineralogist 48, 961-979
IMA1963 s.p.:
  • Jambor J L, Traill R J (1963) On rozenite and siderotil, The Canadian Mineralogist 7, 751-763
  • Kato T (1963) New data on the so-called bementite. Journal of the Mineralogical Society of Japan 6, 93-103
  • Čech F, Povondra P (1963) Natural occurrence of molybdenum trioxide, MoO₃, in Krupka (Molybdite, a new mineral), Acta Univ. Carolinae, Geologica 1, 1-14
  • Čech F, Mandarino J A, Fleischer M, Hildebrand F A (1964) New mineral names, American Mineralogist 49, 1497-1502
IMA1964 s.p.:
  • Vladimirite: Pierrot R (1964) Contribution à la minéralogie des arséniates calciques et calcomagnésiens naturels, Bulletin de la Société Française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie 87, 169-211,
  • Moore P B (1964) Investigations of landesite, American Mineralogist 49, 1122-1125
  • Honea R M (1964) Empressite and stuetzite redefined. American Mineralogist 49, 325-338
  • L.J. Cabri (1965) Discussion of "Empressite and stuetzite redefined" by R. M. Honea, American Mineralogist, 50, 795
  • Russell M. Honea (1965) Reply to "Discussion of 'Empressite and stuetzite redefined' ", American Mineralogist, 50, 802
IMA1965 s.p.:
  • Davis R J, Hey M H, Kingsbury A W G (1965) Xanthiosite and aerugite, Mineralogical Magazine 35, 72-83
  • Pierrot R, Van Tassel R (1965) Nouvelle définition de la meymacite et nomenclature de « acides tungstiques » naturels, Bulletin de la Société Française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie 88, 613-617
IMA1966 s.p. (but approved 1971): A system of nomenclature for rare-earth minerals (1966 s.p.) (Q17281031)
IMA1967 s.p.:
  • (Sudoite: Eggleston R A, Bailey S W (1967) Structural aspects of dioctahedral chlorite, American Mineralogist 52, 673-689).
  • Vuorelainen Y, Huhma A, Häkli A (1964) Sederholmite, wilkmanite, kullerudite, mäkinenite, and trüstedtite, five new nickel selenide minerals, Comptes Rendus de la Société Géologique de Finlande 36, 113-125
IMA1968 s.p.:
IMA1969 s.p.: none
IMA1970 s.p.:
  • Petruk W, Cabri L J, Harris D C, Stewart J M, Clark L A (1970) Allargentum, redefined, The Canadian Mineralogist 10, 163-172
  • Cabri L J, Harris D C, Stewart J M, Rowland J F (1970) Willyamite redefined, Proceedings - Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy 233, 95-100
IMA1973 s.p.: Crystal chemistry and nomenclature of pumpellyites and julgoldites (1973) (Q17281069)

Before 1983 (Chairman: Akira Kato)Edit

IMA1975 s.p., fergusonite-beta: Fleischer M, Chao G Y, Kato A (1975) New mineral names, American Mineralogist 60, 485-489.
IMA1977 s.p.: Classification and nomenclature of the pyrochlore group (1977) (Q17315725)
IMA1978 s.p.: Nomenclature of amphiboles (1978) (Q16765837)
  • Leake B E (1978) Nomenclature of amphiboles. Mineralogical Magazine 42, 533-63
  • Moore P B, Ito J (1978) I. Whiteite, a new species, and a proposed nomenclature for the jahnsite-whiteite complex series. II. New data on xanthoxenite. III. Salmonsite discredited., Mineralogical Magazine 42, 309-323
  • IMA1979 s.p.: Moore P B, Ito J (1979) Alluaudites, wyllieites, arrojadites: crystal chemistry and nomenclature, Mineralogical Magazine 43, 227-235
IMA1980 s.p.: New Mineral Names, American Mineralogist
IMA1981 s.p.: Bailey S W (1981) A system of nomenclature for regular interstratifications, The Canadian Mineralogist 19, 651-655
IMA1982 s.p.: Dunn P J, Sturman B D (1982) Retzian-(Nd), a new mineral from Sterling Hill, New Jersey and a redefinition of retzian, American Mineralogist 67, 841-845

Before 1995 (Chairman: Joseph Mandarino)Edit

IMA1987 s.p.: Procedures involving the IMA Commission on New Minerals and Mineral Names and guidelines on mineral nomenclature (1987) (Q17306889)
IMA1988 s.p.: Nomenclature of Pyroxenes (1988) (Q17320322)
  • Morimoto, N., Fabries, J., Ferguson, A. K., Ginzburg, I. V., Ross, M., Seifert, F. A., Zussman, J., Aoki, K., and Gottardi, G. (1988) Nomenclature of pyroxenes. Mineralogical Magazine 52, 535-550
  • Morimoto N (1989) Nomenclature of Pyroxenes. The Canadian Mineralogist 27, 143-156
IMA1991 s.p.:
  • Harris D C, Cabri L J (1991) Nomenclature of platinum-group-element alloys: review and revision, The Canadian Mineralogist 29, 231-237
IMA1993 s.p.: Standardization of polytype suffixes (Q17293996)

After 1994Edit

IMA1997 s.p.: Recommended nomenclature for zeolite minerals: report (1997) (Q17281119)
IMA1998 s.p.: Nomenclature of the micas (1998) (Q17309292)
IMA1999 s.p.: Hinsdalite and plumbogummite, their atomic arrangements, and disordered lead sites (Q41942750)
IMA2000 s.p.: Recommended nomeclature for labuntsovite-group minerals (2000 s.p.) (Q17309234)
IMA2001 s.p.: Armbruster T (2002) Revised nomenclature of högbomite, nigerite, and taafeite minerals
IMA2003 s.p.: Piilonen P C, LaLonde A E, McDonald A M, Gault R A, Larsen A O (2003) Insights into astrophyllite–group minerals. I. Nomenclature, composition and development of a standardized general formula, The Canadian Mineralogist 41, 1-26
  • Leake B E, Woolley A R, Birch W D, Burke E A J, Ferraris G, Grice J D, Hawthorne F C, Kisch H J, Krivovichev V G, Schumacher J C, Stephenson N C N, Whittaker E J W (2004) Nomenclature of amphiboles: Additions and revisions to the International Mineralogical Association’s amphibole nomenclature. American Mineralogist 89, 883-887
IMA2004 s.p.:
  • Burke E A J, Leake B E (2004) "Named amphiboles": a new category of amphiboles recognized by the International Mineralogical Association (IMA), and the proper order of prefixes to be used in amphibole names, The Canadian Mineralogist 42, 1881-1883
  • Burke E A J, Leake B E (2005) “Named amphiboles”: a new category of amphiboles recognized by the International Mineralogical Association (IMA) and a defined sequence order for the use of prefixes in amphibole names, American Mineralogist 90, 516-517
IMA2006-C: A Mass Discreditation of GQN Minerals (Q17454227)
  • Note: grandfathered, questionable and mineral names published after 1959 without CNMMN/ CNMNC approval (GQN)
IMA2006 s.p.: Recommended nomenclature of epidote-group minerals (Q17318034)
  • First part: Cámara F, Oberti R, Chopin C, Medenbach O (2006) The arrojadite enigma: I. A new formula and a new model for the arrojadite structure. American Mineralogist 91, 1249-1259
IMA2007 s.p.: Tidying up mineral names: an IMA-CNMNC scheme for suffixes, hyphens and diacritical marks (2007 s.p.) (Q17294073)
IMA2008 s.p.: Sulfosalt systematics: a review (2008) (Q17281151)
IMA2009 s.p.: IMA/CNMNC List of Mineral Names (March 2009) (Q15205595)
  • "Discreditation of orthochamosite" after Bayliss, Peter (1975). "Nomenclature of the Trioctahedral Chlorites". Canadian Mineralogist 13: 178–180
IMA2010 s.p.: Nomenclature of the apatite supergroup minerals (2010) (Q17294185)
IMA2011 s.p.: Nomenclature of the tourmaline-supergroup minerals (2011) (Q17309820)
  • Erratum: American Mineralogist (2013), Volume 98, page 524.
IMA2012 s.p.: The New IMA List of Minerals (September 2012) (Q17279691)
IMA2013 s.p.: The nomenclature of the garnet supergroup (2013) (Q17315138)
IMA2016 s.p.: A review of the structural architecture of tellurium oxycompounds (Q30278248)
IMA2017 s.p.: The astrophyllite supergroup: nomenclature and classification (Q30336076)