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Tharsis, Alosno, Huelva, Andalusia, Spain
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Latitude: 37°36'24"N
Longitude: 7°7'14"W
 
 
Volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) deposits in the Iberian Pyrite belt.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Albite
Alloclasite
Ankerite
Arsenopyrite
Beudantite
Bismuth
Bismuthinite
Bornite
Bournonite
Calcite
Cassiterite
Cerussite
Chalcopyrite
Chlorargyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Clinochlore
var: Ripidolite

Cobaltite
Cubanite
Famatinite
Galena
Glaucodot
Goethite
Gold
Goslarite
Graphite
Hematite
Ilmenite
'Joséite'
Laitakarite
Lepidocrocite
Löllingite
Mackinawite
Magnetite
Marcasite
Meneghinite
Mimetite
Muscovite
var: Sericite

Prehnite
'Pumpellyite'
Pyrite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Jasper
Rutile
Siderite
Sphalerite
Stannite
Tetradymite
Tetrahedrite
Zircon


50 entries listed. 43 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

Localities in this Region

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References

- Velasco, F., Sánchez-Espana, J., Boyce, A.J., Fallick, A.E., Sáez, R., and Almodóvar, G.R. (1998): A new sulphur isotopic study of some Iberian Pyrite Belt deposits: evidence of a textural control on sulphur isotope composition. Mineralium Deposita 34, 4-18.
- Reinaldo Sáez, Carmen Moreno, Felipe González und Gabriel R. Almodóvar (2011): Black shales and massive sulfide deposits: causal or casual relationships? Insights from Rammelsberg, Tharsis, and Draa Sfar. Mineralium Deposita 46, 585-614.

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