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Garzê Autonomous Prefecture (Ganzi Autonomous Prefecture), Sichuan, Chinai
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Garzê Autonomous Prefecture (Ganzi Autonomous Prefecture)Prefecture
SichuanProvince
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PlacePopulation
Kangding100,000 (2018)
Other Languages:
French:
préfecture autonome tibétaine de Garzê, Sichuan, Chine
German:
Garzê, Sichuan, China
Italian:
prefettura autonoma tibetana di Garzê, Sichuan, Cina
Russian:
Гардзе-Тибетский автономный округ, Сычуань, Китай
Simplified Chinese:
甘孜藏族自治州, 四川省, 中国
Spanish:
Prefectura autónoma tibetana de Ganzi, Sichuan, China
Asturian:
Prefectura autónoma tibetana de Garzê, Sichuan, China
Basque:
Garzê Tibetar Prefektura autonomoa, Sichuan, Txina
Catalan:
Prefectura Autònoma Tibetana de Garze, Sichuan, Xina
Cebuano:
Garzê Zangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan Sheng, Tsina
Czech:
Kardze, S'-čchuan, Čína
Danish:
Garzê, Sichuan, Kina
Dutch:
Autonome Tibetaanse Prefectuur Garzê, Sichuan, China
Esperanto:
Ganzi-a Tibetana Aŭtonoma Subprovinco, Siĉuano, Ĉinujo
Farsi/Persian:
ولایت خودمختار گارزئی تبتی, سیچوآن, جمهوری خلق چین
Finnish:
Garzên tiibetiläisten autonominen prefektuuri, Sichuan, Kiina
Gan:
甘孜藏族自治州, 四川, 中國
Hakka:
Garzê Chhòng-chhu̍k Chhṳ-chhṳ-chû, Si-chhôn, Chûng-fà
Japanese:
カンゼ・チベット族自治州, 四川省, 中国
Korean:
간쯔 티베트족 자치주, 쓰촨성, 중국
Lithuanian:
Gandzi tibetiečių autonominė prefektūra, Sičuanas, Kinija
Min Dong Chinese:
Garzê, Sé-chiŏng, Dṳ̆ng-huà Ìng-mìng Gê̤ṳng-huò-guók
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Garzê Chōng-cho̍k Chū-tī-chiu, Sù-chhoan-séng, Tiong-hôa
Norwegian:
Garzê, Sichuan, Kina
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Garzê, Sichuan, Kina
Polish:
Garzê, Syczuan, Chiny
Romanian:
Prefectura autonomă tibetană Garzê, Sichuan, China
Swedish:
Garzê, Sichuan, Kina
Tibetan (Standard):
དཀར་མཛེས་བོད་རིགས་རང་སྐྱོང་ཁུལ་, སི་ཁྲོན་ཞིང་ཆེན།, རྒྱ་ནག
Traditional Chinese:
甘孜, 四川, 中國
Turkish:
Garzê Tibet Özerk İli, Siçuan, Çin
Urdu:
گارزئے تبتی خود مختار پریفیکچر, سیچوان, چین
Vietnamese:
Garzê, Tứ Xuyên, Trung Quốc
Wu Chinese:
甘孜藏族自治州, 四川省, 中国


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158 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Chenghua Zhang and Guodong Ji (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(4), 22-28
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Zhimin Cao (1991): Journal of Chengdu College of Technology 18(4), 26-36
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Uralite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Zheng, J., Cao, Z., Song, X., An, W., & Liu, J. (2004): Journal of Ocean University of China 3(1), 93-98
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Qingmin Jin, Huaguang Xie, and Wenguang Wang (1992): Volcanology and Mineral Resources 13(2), 48-58
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Chenghua Zhang and Guodong Ji (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(4), 22-28; Jiankang Li, Denghong Wang, Dehui Zhang, and Xiaofang Fu (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(suppl.), 131-134
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Reference: Canhai Jin, Yuanshan Yu, Bin Zhang, Zhongxi Pan, and Fawei Tang (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(3), 385-391
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Jiankang Li, Denghong Wang, Dehui Zhang, and Xiaofang Fu (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(suppl.), 131-134
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: Quan Liu (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(2), 121-128; Hanlong Ying, Denghong Wang, and Xiaofang Fu (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(2), 135-146; Guangfu Zou, Rongcai Zheng, Shihua Hu, Caijing Chen, Hongchang Jiang, and Hongbang Wu (2008): Journal of Chengdu University of Technology, Science & Technology Edition 35(1), 93-102
Antimony var: Bismuthian Antimony
Formula: (Sb,Bi)
Reference: Guangfu Zou, Shihua Hu, Dequan Shuai, Caijin Chen, Hongchang Jiang, and Quan Liu (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 804-807; Quan Liu (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(2), 121-128; Hanlong Ying, Denghong Wang, and Xiaofang Fu (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(2), 135-146
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Argentine'
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Chenghua Zhang and Guodong Ji (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(9), 15-20, 40
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Arsenopyrite var: Danaite
Formula: (Fe0.90Co0.10)AsS - (Fe0.65Co0.35)AsS
Reference: Xingyu Yang (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(9), 14-18
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Beegerite'
Formula: Pb6Bi2S9
Reference: Quan Liu (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(2), 121-128
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Breithauptite
Formula: NiSb
Reference: Quan Liu (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(2), 121-128
'Bursaite'
Formula: Pb5Bi4S11 (?)
Reference: Hanlong Ying, Denghong Wang, and Xiaofang Fu (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(2), 135-146
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: Zhimin Cao (1991): Journal of Chengdu College of Technology 18(4), 26-36
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 35 localities in this region.
Chalcostibite
Formula: CuSbS2
Reference: Qingmin Jin, Huaguang Xie, and Wenguang Wang (1992): Volcanology and Mineral Resources 13(2), 48-58
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Chromferide
Formula: Fe3Cr1-x (x=0.6)
Reference: Norman King specimen
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Jianbin Zheng, Zhimin Cao, Xieyan Song, Wei An, and Ji Liu (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 16-20
Chromium
Formula: Cr
Reference: Yue Suqin, Wang Wenying, and Sun Suqiong (1981): Chinese Science Bulletin 26(15), 959-960
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Reference: Chenghua Zhang and Guodong Ji (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(4), 22-28
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Reference: Chenghua Zhang and Guodong Ji (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(9), 15-20, 40
Copper
Formula: Cu
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Reference: Dianhao Huang and Shihua Hu (2000): Mineral Deposits 19(4), 363-375; Quan Liu (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(2), 121-128; Hanlong Ying, Denghong Wang, and Xiaofang Fu (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(2), 135-146
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Li, J., Chou, I., Yuan, S., & Burruss, R. C. (2009, December). Homogenization Temperature Measurements in Hydrothermal Diamond-Anvil Cell for Melt and Fluid Inclusions from the Jiajika Pegmatite Deposit, China. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (Vol. 1, p. 2234).
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Danbaite (TL)
Formula: CuZn2
Type Locality:
Reference: American Mineralogist 69, 566 (1984)
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Qingmin Jin, Huaguang Xie, and Wenguang Wang (1992): Volcanology and Mineral Resources 13(2), 48-58
Diaphorite
Formula: Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Description: This mineral is reported as occurring here in the English abstract of the paper by Qu et al. (2001). However, the name used for this mineral in the Chinese text is 辉锑银铅矿, which translates as ramdohrite, and the analytical data also indicate ramdohrite rather than diaphorite (辉锑铅银矿). Note that the Chinese names only differ by the order of the characters 银 (silver) and 铅 (lead).
Reference: Xiaoming Qu, Qiling Zhang, Zengqian Hou, Yuanping Xu, and Jinzhong Li (2001): Mineral Deposits 20(3), 199-207
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Dolomite var: Ferroan Dolomite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
'Dravite-Schorl Series'
Reference: Xiangping Zhu, Mingjie Wang, Peng Yao, Jinsha Xu, Jianzhong Li, Minhua Chen, and Gaolin Tang (2008): Acta Petrologica Sinica 24(3), 562-568
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Weiguang Zhu, Chaoyang Li, Hailin Deng, Wenlan Zhang, Guofu Hou, Yuanping Xu, Jinzhong Li, and Jing Li (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(4)
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Freibergite
Formula: (Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.
Galenobismutite
Formula: PbBi2S4
Reference: Guangfu Zou, Rongcai Zheng, Shihua Hu, Caijing Chen, Hongchang Jiang, and Hongbang Wu (2008): Journal of Chengdu University of Technology, Science & Technology Edition 35(1), 93-102
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Geocronite
Formula: Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Reference: Weifan Ding (1983): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 3(3), 193-197
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Glaucodot
Formula: (Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Reference: Xingyu Yang (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(9), 14-18
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Gold var: Argentian Mercurian Gold
Formula: (Au,Ag,Hg)
Gorceixite
Formula: BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Qingmin Jin, Huaguang Xie, and Wenguang Wang (1992): Volcanology and Mineral Resources 13(2), 48-58
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Xiangping Zhu, Mingjie Wang, Peng Yao, Jinsha Xu, Jianzhong Li, Minhua Chen, and Gaolin Tang (2008): Acta Petrologica Sinica 24(3), 562-568
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Xiaoming Qu, Zengqian Hou, and Shugui Zhou (2001): Acta Geoscientia Sinica 23(1), 29-34; Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Zhenhua Zhou, Hongwei Liu, Guoxiong Chang, Linsu Li, Tao Li, Yongjun Yang, Ruijun Zhang, and Xianhe Ji (2011): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 30(1), 97-112
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Canhai Jin, Yuanshan Yu, Bin Zhang, Zhongxi Pan, and Fawei Tang (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(3), 385-391
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Qingmin Jin, Huaguang Xie, and Wenguang Wang (1992): Volcanology and Mineral Resources 13(2), 48-58
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Zhimin Cao (1991): Journal of Chengdu College of Technology 18(4), 26-36
'Hexatestibiopanickelite'
Formula: (Pd,Ni)(Sb,Te)
Reference: American Mineralogist (1979), 64, 464; Xiaoqiang Hu, Yunquan Li, and Dequan Shuai (2001): Journal of Mineralogy and Petrology 21(1), 14-18
'Hornblende'
'Hydromuscovite'
Reference: Qingtian Lu, Zengqian Hou, Jinhua Zhao, Fengxiang Wu, and Lijun Huang (2001): Mineral Deposits 20(4), 313-322
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Dianhao Huang and Shihua Hu (2000): Mineral Deposits 19(4), 363-375
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Qingmin Jin, Huaguang Xie, and Wenguang Wang (1992): Volcanology and Mineral Resources 13(2), 48-58
Kaolinite