Aspects

In total there are 37 aspects. In the world of Thaumcraft everything is made up of Aspects. There are 6 Primal Aspects and 31 Compound Aspects. Compound Aspects are made up of 2 or more other Aspects.

Here is a list of all the aspects and what items they are found in (the easiest way to find aspects):

Primal Aspects

  • Aer
  • Terra
  • Ignis
  • Aqua
  • Ordo
  • Perditio

Compound Aspects

Alienis - Vacuos + Tenebrae Mortuus - Aqua + Pereditio
Alkimia - Praecantatio + Aqua Motus - Aer + Ordo
Auram - Praecantatio + Aer Permutatio - Ordo + Perditio
Aversio - Spiritus + Perditio Potentia - Ordo + Ignis
Bestia - Motus + Victus Praecantatio - Potentia + Aer
Cognitio - Ignis + Spiritus Praemunio - Spiritus + Terra
Desiderium - Spiritus + Vacuos Sensus - Aer + Spiritus
Exanimis - Motus + Mortuus Spiritus - Victus + Mortuus
Fabrico - Permutatio + Instrumentum Tenebrae - Vacuos + Lux
Gelum - Ignis + Perditio Vacuos - Aer + Perditio
Herba - Victus + Terra Victus - Terra + Aqua (Poppy)
Humanus - Spiritus + Victus Vinculum - Motus + Perditio
Instrumentum - Metallum + Potentia Vitium - Perditio + Praecantatio
Lux - Aer + Ignis Vitreus - Terra + Aer (Diamond)
Machina - Motus + Instrumentum Volatus - Aer + Motus
Metallum - Terra + Ordo

Aspect Sources

These aspects can be found in all Vanilla and Thaumcraft items, most mods have too but there are some mods that will not have any aspects. The list below will tell what items will give you what aspect from vanilla items:

  • Aer: Feather (5 + 5 Volatus)
  • Alienis: Chorus Fruit (5 + 5 Herba + 5 Sensus)
  • Alkimia: Nether Wart (5 + 5 Herba + 1 Ignis)
  • Aqua: Sugar Cane (3 + 5 Herba + 2 Ordo)
  • Auram: Silverwood Log (5 + 20 Herba)
  • Aversio: Wooden Sword (4 + 5 Herba)
  • Bestia: Paper (1 + 2 Cognitio) WHITE Wool (15 + 5 Fabrico)
  • Cognitio: Paper (2 + 1 Bestia)
  • Desiderium: Sugar (1 + 3 Herba + 2 Aqua + 1 Potentia + 1 Aer) Gold INgot (10 + 10 Metallum)
  • Exanimis: Zombie Brain (10 + 20 Cognitio + 5 Victus)
  • Fabrico: Crafting Table (20 + 9 Herba)
  • Gelum: Snow
  • Herba: Oak Wood Logs (20)
  • Humanus: Rotten Flesh (5 + 5 Victus + 5 Perditio)
  • Ignis: Charcoal (10 + 10 Potentia)
  • Instrumentum: Wooden Shovel (4 + 3 Herba) Iron Shovel (12 + 11 Metallum + 1 Herba)
  • Lux: Torch (5 + 1 Bestia)
  • Machina: Wooden Pressure Plate (5 + 5 Sensus + 4 Herba)
  • Metallum: Iron Ingot (15)
  • Mortuus: Bone (5 + 5 Victus)
  • Motus: Wooden Trapdoor (5 + 6 Herba)
  • Ordo:
  • Perditio: Sandstone (15 + 15 Terra)
  • Permutatio: Hopper (10 + 56 Metallum + 13 Herba + 5 Vacuous + 5 Machina)
  • Potentia: Redstone (10 Potentia)
  • Praecantatio: Salis Mundus (5 + 5 Potentia)
  • Praemunio: Iron Chestplate (24 + 90 Metallum)
  • Sensus: Wooden Pressure Plate (5 + 5 Machina + 4 Herba)
  • Spiritus: Soul Sand (3 + 3 Terra + 1 Vinculum)
  • Tenebrae: Obsidian (5 + 5 Ignis + 5 Terra) Mushrooms (5 + 5 Herba + 5 Ignis or Terra depending on red or brown mushrooms)
  • Terra: Stone, Dirt (5)
  • Vacuos: Wooden Bowl (5 + 1 Herba)
  • Victus: Cooked Pork/Fish/Salmon/Chicken/Rabbit/Mutton (5 + 5 Bestia + 1 Fabrico) Rotten Flesh (5 + 5 Humanus + 5 Perditio)
  • Vinculum: Oak Door (5 + 5 Machina + 4 Herba)
  • Vitium: Mycelium (1 + 1 Herba + 5 Terra)
  • Vitreus: Glass (5)
  • Volatus: Feather (5 + 5 Aer)

Please check if your mod pack has changed any of these values, these values are default from Thaumcraft