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Bolkardağ Range, Niğde Province, Central Anatolia Region, Turkey

Hydrothermal Pb-Zn and Pb-Zn-Cu deposits, related to Tertiary granite intrusions, and hosted in Carboniferous limestones ("Bolkardağ marbles") in the northern part of the Bolkardağ anticline.

References

- Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 569.
- Petraschek, W.E. (1967): Die Blei-Zinklagerstätten in Kalken des westlichen Taurus. Bulletin of the Mineral Research and Exploration Institute of Turkey, Foreign Edition, 68, 39-50 (in German).

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Anatase
Andradite
Anglesite
Ankerite
Arsenopyrite
Azurite
'Bournonite-Seligmannite Series'
Calcite
Cerussite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Covellite
Dolomite
Epidote
Galena
Gold
Hydrozincite
Idaite
Limonite
Malachite
Marcasite
Muscovite
var: Fuchsite
var: Sericite
Plumbojarosite
'Psilomelane'
Pyrite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
Rutile
Scorodite
Siderite
Smithsonite
Sphalerite
Stannite
Tennantite


37 entries listed. 31 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

Turkey

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