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Banqi Au-Hg-Sb deposit, Ceheng Co., Qianxi'nan Autonomous Prefecture, Guizhou Province, China

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Discovered in 1978, and the first Carlin-type gold deposit recognized in China.

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25 entries listed. 21 valid minerals.

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- Tanjun Chen (1986): A Preliminary Discussion on Geological Features and Origin of Banqi Au-ore Deposit in Ceheng. Guizhou Geology 3(4), 325-338.
- Shuihe Mao (1991): Occurrence and distribution of invisible gold in a Carlin-type gold deposit in China. American Mineralogist 76, 1964-1972.
- Zhiping Li, and S.G. Peters (1998): Comparative Geology and Geochemistry of Sedimentary-Rock-Hosted (Carlin-Type) Gold Deposits in the People's Republic of China and in Nevada, USA. USGS Open-File Report 98-466.
- Ruizhong Hu, Wenchao Su, Xianwu Bi, Guangzhi Tu, and Hofstra, A.H. (2002): Geology and geochemistry of Carlin-type gold deposits in China. Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 378-392.
- Peters, S.G., Huang Jiazhan, Li Zhiping, and Jing Chenggui (2007): Sedimentary rock-hosted Au deposits of the Dian–Qian–Gui area, Guizhou, and Yunnan Provinces, and Guangxi District, China. Ore Geology Reviews 31, 170-204.

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