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Dajishan Mine (Tachishan Mine), Quannan Co., Ganzhou Prefecture, Jiangxi Province, China

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 24° 34' 59'' North , 114° 22' 59'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 24.58333,114.38333
GeoHash:G#: ws37fg72k
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Name(s) in local language(s):大吉山钨矿, 全南县, 赣州市, 江西省, 中国

Quartz vein-type tungsten-niobium-tantalum-REE deposit.

Tachishan is a mis-nomer from the mineralmundi website.

Mineral List

41 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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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252.17 - 541 Ma

ID: 3187133
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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]

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Zongzhen Zhang (1974) Report on a Ta-, Nb-, W-, Be-mineralized granite. Geochimica 3(4), 249-257.
Nanling Tungsten Research Group of the Ministry of Metallurgical Industry (1979) Metallogenic regularity of W deposits in the Nanling region and adjacent areas. Geology and Prospecting 15(6), 18-28 (in Chinese).
Zhaoqing Kong (1982) Mineralization law of the Dajishan tungsten deposit. Geology and Prospecting 18(6), 27-32, 43 (In Chinese).
Raimbault, L., Liu Yimao, Guo Qiti, Zhang Yuxue, Fonteilles, M., and Burnol, L. (1986) REE geochemistry of fluorites from tungsten mineralization at Dajishan, Jiangxi Province, China. Geochemistry 5(1), 1-14.
Dongyi Zhao (1986) The discovery of native arsenic in Dajishan tungsten deposits in southern Jianxi Province, China. Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 5(3), 264-269 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Zhenru Zhang, Xianchang Luo, Rongmei Chen, Xingzhen Yu, Sixue Yang, Yingchen Ren, Jiuwu Zeng, and Weijun Sun (1987) The ores of typical tungsten deposits in Nanling region: material composition and comprehensive utilization prospects. Geology and Prospecting 23(6), 38-40 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Nie Fengjun, Zhang Hongtao, Sun Hao, and Fan Jianting (1991) Mineralogical characteristics of sphalerites with high cadmium contents from Dajishan Mine. Dìzhi chubanshè, Beijing (China), 22, 81-90.
Raimbault, L., Baumer, A., Dubru, M., Benkerrou, C., Croze, V., and Zahm, A. (1993) REE fractionation between scheelite and apatite in hydrothermal conditions. American Mineralogist 78, 1275-1285.
Raimbault, L., and Bilal, E. (1993) Trace element contents of helvite-group minerals from metasomatic albitites and hydrothermal veins at Sucuri, Brazil and Dajishan, China. Canadian Mineralogist 31, 119-127.
Wenlan Zhang, Renmin Hua, and Rucheng Wang (2003) Intergrowth of Wolframoixiolite and W-rich Manganocolumbite in Dajishan Tungsten Deposit, Jiangxi Province, South China. Mineral Deposits 22(2), 158-165, 120 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Zhongqing Cao (2004) Geological characteristics and prospecting model of Dajishan niobium-tantalum-tungsten deposit. Geology and Prospecting 40(6), 34-37.
Guohao Jiang, Ruizhong Hu, Guiqing Xie, Junhong Zhao, and Qunli Tang (2004) K-Ar ages of plutonism and mineralization at the Dajishan tungsten deposit, Jiangxi Province, China. Acta Mineralogica Sinica 24(3), 253-256 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Xianhua Li, Dunyi Liu, Min Sun, Wuxian Li, Xirong Liang, and Ying Liu (2004) Precise Sm–Nd and U–Pb isotopic dating of the supergiant Shizhuyuan polymetallic deposit and its host granite, SE China. Geological Magazine 141(2), 225-231.
Liang Wu, Xinhua Wu, Zufeng Xu, Chunhua Zhou, Qingmin Zhu, and Yihui Liu (2005) Purification methods of ten single minerals in Dajishan tungsten mine. Jiangxi Nonferrous Metals 19(3), 17-21 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Wenlan Zhang, Renmin Hua, Rucheng Wang, Peirong Chen, and Huimin Li (2006) New dating of the Dajishan granite and related tungsten mineralization in southern Jiangxi. Acta Geologica Sinica 80(7), 956-962.
Wenlan Zhang, Rucheng Wang, and Renmin Hua (2006) Study of a series of Ta-minerals in Dajishan W-Nb-Ta Deposit, South China. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta Supplement 70(18), 739.
Jianping Liu and Jiande Teng (2007) Research on mineralization stages of Dajishan deposit zone in Jiangxi Province. Nonferrous Metals (Mine Section) 59(3), 16-19.
Ningqiang Liu and Chongwen Yu (2009) Complexity of ore-controlling fractures of Dajishan tungsten deposit, China. Earth Science Frontiers 16(4), 320-325 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Siming Zhang, Zhenghui Chen, Guanghai Shi, Lixia Li, Wenjun Qu, and Chao Li (2011) Re-Os isotopic dating of molybdenite from Dajishan tungsten deposit in Jiangxi Province. Mineral Deposits 30(6), 1113-1121 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Xudong Wang, Pei Ni, Shunda Yuan, and Shenghua Wu (2013) Fluid inclusion studies of Dajishan tungsten deposit in Jiangxi Province. Mineral Deposits 32(2), 308-322 (in Chinese with English abstract).

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