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Xifanping Cu-Au deposit, Yanyuan Co., Liangshan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China

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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
Group 1 - Elements
'Zinccopperite'1.AB.10aCu7Zn4 (?)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Group 9 - Silicates
var: Sericite
Unclassified Minerals
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-

20 entries listed. 15 valid minerals.


Chen, P., Wang, R., Chen, X., and Xu, S. (1999): Fluid Inclusion Evidence for High-Copper Content of Ore-Forming Fluid for Xifanping Porphyry Copper Deposit, Sichuan Province, China. Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts 1999, no. 7285.

Sun, Y., Xiao, Y., Wen, C., et al. (2002): The discovery of genesis of zinccopperite in a porphyry copper deposit in Xifanping, Sichuan Province. Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 21(4), 266-267 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Zeqin Li, Jiangzhen Wang, and Jingya Wang (2003): New genetic model for porphyry copper deposit. Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts 2003, A252.

Kaixing Wu, Ruizhong Hu, Jiantang Peng, Xianwu Bi, and Zhigang Zhao (2005): Cenozoic Tectonic Uplifting and Secondary Enrichment of Porphyry Copper and Gold Deposits. Geological Science and Technology Information [Dizhi Keji Qingbao] 24(4), 50-54.

Zengqian Hou, Pusheng Zeng, Yongfeng Gao, Andao Du, and Deming Fu (2006): Himalayan Cu–Mo–Au mineralization in the eastern Indo–Asian collision zone: constraints from Re–Os dating of molybdenite. Mineralium Deposita 41(1), 33-45.

Xianwu Bi, Wenfeng Wei, Ruizhong Hu, Jiantang Peng, Kaixing Wu, and Hongli Li (2006): Sources of ore-forming fluids in the Xifanping porphyry copper deposit: enlightenment from the study of biotite mineral chemistry. Mineral Deposits 25(suppl.), 159-162 (in Chinese with English title).

Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): Porphyry copper deposits of the world: Database and grade and tonnage models, 2008. US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.

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