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Ichocollo Mine (Ichucollo Mine; Monserrat Mine), Monserrat-Antequera mining district, Pazña, Poopó Province, Oruro, Boliviai
Regional Level Types
Ichocollo Mine (Ichucollo Mine; Monserrat Mine)Mine
Monserrat-Antequera mining districtDistrict
Pazña- not defined -
Poopó ProvinceProvince
OruroDepartment
BoliviaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
18° 22' 29'' South , 66° 57' 52'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Poopó1,720 (2013)0.7km
Totoral1,645 (2013)16.5km
Huanuni15,492 (2013)16.6km
Machacamarca2,044 (2013)23.3km
Llallagua28,069 (2013)40.5km


Vein deposit with unusual characteristics that deposited tin sulphides.

Regions containing this locality

South AmericaContinent
Altiplano PlateTectonic Plate
Andean tin province, South America

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


24 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Federico Ahlfeld and Alejandro Schneider-Scherbina (1964) Los Yacimientos Minerales y de Hidrocarburos de Bolivia. (Ministerio de Minas y Petroleo, La Paz); Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Dr. Fritz Berndt, unpublished analyses; Min Rec (1977) 8:52-57; Min Rec (1977) 8:52-57; Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Kempff, O., Paar, W.H., Tawackoli, S.: "Minerales de Bolivia", 115pp (La Paz, 2009)
Franckeite
Formula: Fe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
Reference: Federico Ahlfeld and Alejandro Schneider-Scherbina (1964) Los Yacimientos Minerales y de Hidrocarburos de Bolivia. (Ministerio de Minas y Petroleo, La Paz); Min Rec (1977) 8:52-57
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Dr. Fritz Berndt, unpublished analyses; Min Rec (1977) 8:52-57; Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Federico Ahlfeld and Alejandro Schneider-Scherbina (1964) Los Yacimientos Minerales y de Hidrocarburos de Bolivia. (Ministerio de Minas y Petroleo, La Paz)
Jarosite ?
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Dr. Fritz Berndt, unpublished analyses; Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
'Pufahlite'
Reference: Palache et al (1944), Dana's System of Mineralogy, Seventh ed., Vol. 1: 441.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Dr. Fritz Berndt, unpublished analyses; Min Rec (1977) 8:52-57; Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Federico Ahlfeld and Alejandro Schneider-Scherbina (1964) Los Yacimientos Minerales y de Hidrocarburos de Bolivia. (Ministerio de Minas y Petroleo, La Paz)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Dr. Fritz Berndt, unpublished analyses; Min Rec (1977) 8:52-57; Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Dr. Fritz Berndt, unpublished analyses; Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Dr. Fritz Berndt, unpublished analyses; Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Dr. Fritz Berndt, unpublished analyses
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Federico Ahlfeld and Alejandro Schneider-Scherbina (1964) Los Yacimientos Minerales y de Hidrocarburos de Bolivia. (Ministerio de Minas y Petroleo, La Paz)
Teallite
Formula: PbSnS2
Reference: Dana 7:I:441.; Min Rec (1977) 8:52-57; Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Federico Ahlfeld and Alejandro Schneider-Scherbina (1964) Los Yacimientos Minerales y de Hidrocarburos de Bolivia. (Ministerio de Minas y Petroleo, La Paz)
Varlamoffite
Formula: (Sn,Fe)(O,OH)2
Reference: Kempff, O., Paar, W.H., Tawackoli, S.: "Minerales de Bolivia", 115pp (La Paz, 2009)
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. p. 423 (Santa Cruz)
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Dr. Fritz Berndt, unpublished analyses; Min Rec (1977) 8:52-57; Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Franckeite2.HF.25bFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Marmatite2.CB.05a(Zn,Fe)S
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Teallite2.CD.05PbSnS2
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Varlamoffite4.DB.05(Sn,Fe)(O,OH)2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite ?7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Pufahlite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
Teallite2.9.10.1PbSnS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Franckeite3.1.4.2Fe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Varlamoffite4.4.2.1(Sn,Fe)(O,OH)2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite ?30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Pufahlite'-
Sphalerite
var: Marmatite
-(Zn,Fe)S
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Varlamoffite(Sn,Fe)(O,OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Varlamoffite(Sn,Fe)(O,OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
SSulfur
S TeallitePbSnS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
S GalenaPbS
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S MarcasiteFeS2
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
KPotassium
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Varlamoffite(Sn,Fe)(O,OH)2
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
SnTin
Sn TeallitePbSnS2
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Sn FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Sn Varlamoffite(Sn,Fe)(O,OH)2
SbAntimony
Sb FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
PbLead
Pb TeallitePbSnS2
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3

References

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Palache, C., Berman, H., and Frondel, C. (1944) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I: Elements, Sulfides, Sulfosalts, Oxides. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 441.
Gibson & Turneaure (1950) Trans AIME 187:1071-1078
Torres, B., Artiaga, D., Torro i Abat, L., Tauler, E., Melgarejo, J.C., and Arce, O.R. (2013) The Poopo Sn-Ag-Zn-Pb vein deposit, Bolivia: structure and mineralogy: Conference Paper; 12 SGA Biennial Meeting, Hydrothermal Ore Forming Processes pp. 1327-1330.
Dana 7: I: 441.


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