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Tiemuerte Mine (Tiemierte Mine; Tiemurte Mine), Kelang basin, Aletai Co. (Altay Co.), Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture), Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture), Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China

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Name(s) in local language(s): 铁木尔特铅锌铜矿, 克兰盆地, 阿勒泰市 (ئالتاي شەھىرى), 阿勒泰地区 (ئالتاي ۋىلايىتى), 伊犁哈萨克自治州 (ئاپتونوم ئوبلاستىئىلى قازاق), 新疆维吾尔自治区, 中国
VMS-type lead-zinc deposit with superimposed reformation.

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Wang Jingbin, Deng Jiniu, Zhang Jinhong, and Qin Kezhang (1999): Massive Sulphide Deposits Related to the Volcano-Passive Continental Margin in the Altay Region. Acta Geologica Sinica, English Edition, 73(3), 253-263.

Wang Jingbin, Zhang Jinhong, Ding Rufu, and Fang Tonghui (2000): Tectono-Metallogenic System in the Altay Orogenic Belt, China. Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 485-491.

Yiqiu Yin, Youming Yang, Jiaxing Li, Zhenglin Guo, and Xuji Guo (2005): Sediment-structural evolution and lead-zinc mineralization in the Devonian volcano-sedimentary Kelan basin in southern Altay, Xinjiang. Geotectonica et Metallogenia 29(4), 475-481 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Xuejun Jiao, Zhongmei Ma, Xuji Guo, and Lianchang Zhang (2005): Devonian volcano-sediments and mineralization of Kelang basin in southern Altay mountains. Northwestern Geology 38(3), 21-28 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Jiaxing Li and Yiqiu Yin (2006): Contrast between Hongdun and Tiemuerte lead-zinc deposits in the Kelan basin, Xinjiang. Geology and Prospecting 42(1), 7-11.

Shenghao Yan, Yitian Wang, Zhaochong Zhang, Bailin Chen, and Wen Chen (2006): Metallogenic type, tectonic setting, and resource potential of Ertix gold ore belt in northern Xinjiang. Mineral Deposits 25(6), 693-704 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Xinxia Geng, Fuquan Yang, Jianmin Yang, Zhenglin Guo, Xuji Guo, Chengke Huang, Feng Liu, Fengmei Chai, and Zhixin Zhang (2010): Stable isotope characteristics of Tiemurte Pb-Zn deposit in Altay, Xinjiang. Mineral Deposits 29(6), 1088-1100 (in Chinese with English abstract).

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