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Houxianyu Boron deposit, Dashiqiao Co., Yingkou Prefecture, Liaodong Peninsula, Liaoning Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region), China
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Latitude: 40°27'0"N
Longitude: 122°52'50"E
Name(s) in local language(s): 后仙峪硼矿, 大石桥市, 营口市, 辽东半岛, 辽宁省, 中国
Suanite-Szaibelyite-type boron deposit, hosted in a serpentinized and magnesitized ultra-magnesian peridotite.

Mineral List

'Serpentine Group'

23 entries listed. 18 valid minerals.

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Jiang, S., Palmer, M.R., Peng, Q.M., Yang, J. (1997): Chemical and stable isotope compositions of Proterozoic metamorphosed evaporites and associated tourmalines from the Houxianyu borate deposit, eastern Lianoning, China. Chemical Geology 135, 189-211.

Peng, Q.M., Palmer, M.R., and Lu, J.W. (1998): Geology and geochemistry of the Paleoproterozoic borate deposits in Liaoning-Jilin, northeastern China: evidence of metaevaporites. Hydrobiologia 381(1-3), 51-57.

Rongge Xiao, Oi Takao, Hongcai Fei, and Masao Nomura (2003): Sedimentary-metamorphicboron deposits and their boron isotopic compositions in eastern Liaoning Province. Geoscience 17(2), 137-142 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Cuizhi Wang, Rongge Xiao, Jingdang Liu, Hongcai Fei, Wenwu Wang, Hongchun Zhou, and Jingqing Liu (2006): Ore-control role of ultra-magnesium peridotite in Houxianyu Boron Ore District, Yingkou, Liaoning Province. Mineral Deposits 25(6), 683-692 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Zhibo Bing, Jianmin Shi, and Shibo Li (2006): Geological Characteristics and Developing Prospects of the Serpentine Jade in Houxianyu, Liaoning Province. Geology and Resources 15(4), 286-289 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Rongge Xiao, Jingdang Liu, Zhen Wu, Bin Wang, and Jiarui Feng (2007): Lithology and genesis of the Paleozoic ultra-mafic peridotite of the Houxianyu district in eastern Liaoning. Geoscience 21(4), 638-644 (in Chinese with English abstract).

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