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Asika'erte Mine (Arskartor Mine), Qinghe Co. (Qinggil Co.; Chinggil Co.), Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture), Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture), Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China

阿斯喀尔特绿柱石矿床, 清河县 (چىڭگىل ناھىيىسى), 阿勒泰地区 (ئالتاي ۋىلايىتى), 伊犁哈萨克自治州 (ئاپتونوم ئوبلاستىئىلى قازاق), 新疆维吾尔自治区, 中国

Beryl-rich granite and muscovite-albite pegmatites within a Palaeozoic igneous complex.

Mineral List

Albite
var: Oligoclase
'Apatite'
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
Beryl
var: Emerald

var: Heliodor
Bismuthinite
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Microcline
Molybdenite
Muscovite
Pyrite
Quartz
Spessartine
Sphalerite
'Tourmaline'


17 entries listed. 10 valid minerals.

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References

Yinlin Feng and Xiaopo Jiang (1987): A study of the pegmatitic-pneumatolytic-hypothermal beryls and aquamarines from the Arskartor Mine in Xinjiang. Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 6(4), 344-351 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Tianren Zou (1996): The Asika'erte pegmatite-like aquamarine-beryl deposit in Xinjiang. Mineral Deposits 15(suppl.), 38-40 (in Chinese).

Yanling Tang (2005): Non-metallic mineral deposits of Xinjiang, China [Zhongguo Xinjiang Fei Jinshu Kuangchuang]. Geological Publishing House (Beijing), 289 pp. (in Chinese)

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