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

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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Shihui Yang, Yueying Lin, and Yi Wang (1996): Acta Mineralogica Sinica [Kuangwu Xuebao] 16(3), 304-306; Weiguang Zhu, Chaoyang Li, and Hailin Deng (2001): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 21(2), 219-224
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: www.chinamining.org/Facts/2006-10-17/1161064020d1618.html
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Reference: Chenghua Zhang and Guodong Ji (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(4), 22-28; 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).; Jiankang Li, Denghong Wang, Dehui Zhang, and Xiaofang Fu (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(suppl.), 131-134; Li, P.; Li, J.; Chou, I.-M.; Wang, D.; Xiong, X. (2019) Mineralization Epochs of Granitic Rare-Metal Pegmatite Deposits in the Songpan–Ganzê Orogenic Belt and Their Implications for Orogeny. Minerals 9, 280.
Albite var:
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Chenghua Zhang and Guodong Ji (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(9), 15-20, 40
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Tongzhu Li, Xiaoliang Feng, Huihua Zhang, Gaolin Tang, Zhengbo Wu, and Xiangbiao Xia (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(5), 921-930; Xiaogang Wang, Gen Chen, and Yunfeng Yan (2010): Modern Mining 11(11), 44-48
'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
Reference: Chenghua Zhang and Guodong Ji (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(4), 22-28
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
Reference: Xiaofeng Li, Jingwen Mao, Chunzeng Wang, and Yasushi Watanabe (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 30(3/4), 244-256.
'Amphibole Supergroup var: '
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; Li, P.; Li, J.; Chou, I.-M.; Wang, D.; Xiong, X. (2019) Mineralization Epochs of Granitic Rare-Metal Pegmatite Deposits in the Songpan–Ganzê Orogenic Belt and Their Implications for Orogeny. Minerals 9, 280.
'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
Reference: Dianhao Huang and Shihua Hu (2000): Mineral Deposits 19(4), 363-375; 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; 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
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Zhimin Cao (1991): Journal of Chengdu College of Technology 18(4), 26-36
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:
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)
Reference: Chenghua Zhang and Guodong Ji (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(9), 15-20, 40
'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.
Reference: Zhiping Li, and S.G. Peters (1998): USGS Open-File Report 98-466.; Peters, S.G. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-131.
Arsenopyrite var:
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.
Reference: Xu Chen, Youguo Li, Mo Xu, and Guangming Reng (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(1), 42-45
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Fengyi Chen, Shiying Li, Zhikai Tang, Jixue Li, Yaozong Zhou, and Shuihe Mao (1984): Acta Petrologica, Mineralogica et Analytica 3(4), 337-339; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11; Qingmin Jin, Huaguang Xie, and Wenguang Wang (1992): Volcanology and Mineral Resources 13(2), 48-58; Qingtian Lu, Zengqian Hou, Jinhua Zhao, Fengxiang Wu, and Lijun Huang (2001): Mineral Deposits 20(4), 313-322; Hou Zengqian, Khin Zaw, Qu Xiaoming, Ye Qingtong, Yu Jinjie, Xu Mingji, Fu Deming and Yin Xianke (2001): Economic Geology 96(7), 1491-1512; Zengqian Hou, Xiaoming Qu, Mingji Xu, Deming Fu, Lichen Hua, and Jinjie Yu (2001): Mineral Deposits 20(1), 44-56; Yuan Dang, Maohong Chen, Jingwen Mao, Zhiqiang Xue, Yibang Li, Tiangui Xin, Kang Wang, Yang Gao, and Xuelong Wu (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(6), 1077-1092
'Beegerite'
Formula: Pb6Bi2S9
Reference: Quan Liu (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(2), 121-128
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Liangju Zhang, Can Rao, and Wei Lei (2005): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 25(2), 191-196
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Reference: Tongzhu Li, Xiaoliang Feng, Huihua Zhang, Gaolin Tang, Zhengbo Wu, and Xiangbiao Xia (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(5), 921-930; Xiaogang Wang, Gen Chen, and Yunfeng Yan (2010): Modern Mining 11(11), 44-48
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Dianhao Huang and Shihua Hu (2000): Mineral Deposits 19(4), 363-375; 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; 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
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Peters, S.G. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-131.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Dunn, P.J., Chao, G.Y., Grice, J.D, Ferraiolo, J.A., Fleischer, M., Pabst, A., and Zilczer, J.A. (1985): American Mineralogist 69, 565-569
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Yang Shihui, Su Junming, Zhang Hanqing, Fu Deming, and Xu Mingji (1991): Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 10(4), 379-382.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Yang Shihui, Su Junming, Zhang Hanqing, Fu Deming, and Xu Mingji (1991): Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 10(4), 379-382.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Peters, S.G. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-131.
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.
Reference: Zhiping Li, and S.G. Peters (1998): USGS Open-File Report 98-466.; Peters, S.G. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-131.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Zengqian Hou, Khin Zaw, Guitang Pan, Xuanxue Mo, Qiang Xu, Yunzhong Hu, and Xingzhen Li (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 48-87.; Hongxiang Li and Gaoyuan Lin (2009): Geophysical & Geochemical Exploration 33(4), 379-388
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Chenghua Zhang and Guodong Ji (1983): Geology and Prospecting 19(9), 15-20, 40
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Huaping Zhu (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(6), 36-41
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Reference: Xiaofeng Li, Jingwen Mao, Denghong Wang, and Fuxun Luo (2004): Acta Geologica Sinica 78(2), 203-210; Xiaofeng Li, Jingwen Mao, Chunzeng Wang, and Yasushi Watanabe (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 30(3/4), 244-256
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.
Reference: Xiaofeng Li, Jingwen Mao, Denghong Wang, and Fuxun Luo (2004): Acta Geologica Sinica 78(2), 203-210; Xiaofeng Li, Jingwen Mao, Chunzeng Wang, and Yasushi Watanabe (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 30(3/4), 244-256
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
Reference: Zhiping Li, and S.G. Peters (1998): USGS Open-File Report 98-466.; Peters, S.G. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-131.
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Xieyan Song, Meifu Zhou, Zhimin Cao, Min Sun, and Yunliang Wang (2003): Mineralium Deposita 38, 831-843; Jianbin Zheng, Zhimin Cao, Xieyan Song, Wei An, and Ji Liu (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 16-20
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
Reference: Zhimin Cao (1991): Journal of Chengdu College of Technology 18(4), 26-36
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.
Reference: Tongzhu Li, Xiaoliang Feng, Huihua Zhang, Gaolin Tang, Zhengbo Wu, and Xiangbiao Xia (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(5), 921-930
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).