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Pataz Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

Orogenic gold deposits.
Part of the Carboniferous Marañón Valley Au-belt.

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- Haeberlin, Y. (2002): Geological and structural setting, age, and geochemistry of the orogenic gold deposits at the Pataz Province, Eastern Andean Cordillera, Peru. Terre et Environnement 36, 182 p.
- Haeberlin, Y., Moritz, R., Fontboté, L., Cosca, M. (2004): Carboniferous Orogenic Gold Deposits at Pataz, Eastern Andean Cordillera, Peru: Geological and Structural Framework, Paragenesis, Alteration, and 40Ar/39Ar Geochronology. Economic Geology 99, 73-112.
- Edina Vágó & Robert Moritz (2008): The Peruvian Pataz, Parcoy and Huachón districts: Evidence for a coherent, 400 km-long, Carboniferous orogenic gold belt along the Eastern Andean Cordillera? 7th International Symposium on Andean Geodynamics (ISAG 2008, Nice), Extended Abstracts, 566-568. [http://irdal.ird.fr/PDF/ISAG_2008/ISAG2008_vago_al.pdf ]

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