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Shoushan Mine, Shoushan, Jin'an District, Fuzhou, Fujian, Chinai
Regional Level Types
Shoushan MineMine
Shoushan- not defined -
Jin'an DistrictDistrict
FuzhouPrefecture
FujianProvince
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 26° 20' 30'' North , 119° 13' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 26.34167,119.21667
GeoHash:G#: wssvbg6gm
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


Pyrophyllite deposit.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Zhu Yulin (2000): Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 492-499; Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Zhu Yulin (2000): Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 492-499; Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Doyleite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Zhu Yulin (2000): Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 492-499; Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Leucoxene
Reference: Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: Amo Wang collection
'Manganese Oxides var: Manganese Dendrites'
Reference: Amo Wang specimen (see photo)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Zhu Yulin (2000): Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 492-499; Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Xinfeng Wu and Wenyuan Cui (1999): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 18(2), 186-192; Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Zhu Yulin (2000): Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 492-499.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Zhu Yulin (2000): Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 492-499; Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Zilong Wu (2003): Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Doyleite'4.FE.10Al(OH)3
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Alunite'7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
'Dickite'9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Epidote'9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Kaolinite'9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Pyrophyllite'9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Leucoxene'-
'Manganese Oxides'-
'var: Manganese Dendrites'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)3
Doyleite6.3.4.1Al(OH)3
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Leucoxene-
'Manganese Oxides'-
'var: Manganese Dendrites'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H DoyleiteAl(OH)3
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O DoyleiteAl(OH)3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
AlAluminium
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al DoyleiteAl(OH)3
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
SSulfur
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe PyriteFeS2

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Cretaceous - Jurassic
66 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3187466
Mesozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 Ma)

Lithology: Felsic volcanic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Yulin Zhu (2000): Features of minerogenic series related to continental volcanic rocks in the southeastern coastal area of China: A case study of the Daiyunshan-Shiniushan volcanic depression in Fujian. Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 492-499.
Zilong Wu (2003): Geological characteristics of Upper Jurassic pyrophyllite deposits in the Shouning-Fuzhou area. Geology of Fujian 22(3), 125-130.


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