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Xihuashan ore field, Dayu Co., Ganzhou Prefecture, Jiangxi Province, China

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 25° North , 114° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~7km
Locality type:Ore Field
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Name(s) in local language(s):西华山钨矿田, 大余县, 赣州市, 江西省, 中国


Tungsten ore field, related to the Xihuashan Jurassic biotite granite intrusion. The exposed area of the granite (19 km2) hosts the Xihuashan and Dangping Mines. The other mines are located further north and work vein-type deposits in the contact zone between the granite and overlying country rocks.

The granite comprises two phases, which intruded in Cambrian low-grade metamorphic rocks of psammitic and pelitic origins. The first phase is a coarse grained porphyritic biotite granite, rich in monazite-(Ce), xenotime-(Y), zircon and uranothorianite. This granite is the mother rock of the fluids for tungsten mineralization. A second phase, medium-fine grained biotite granite (magmatic to hydrothermal stage, final oversaturation of the granitic melt in a fluid phase and F-CO2 enrichment) is mineralized with garnet (Y-rich), xenotime-(Y), gadolinite-(Y), fergusonite-(Y) and Y-rich fluorite.

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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

48 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'
'Apatite'
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Canfieldite
Formula: Ag8SnS6
Canfieldite var: Tellurian Canfieldite
Formula: Ag8(Sn,Ge)(S,Te)6
Canfieldite var: Tellurocanfieldite
Formula: Ag8Sn(S,Te)6
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Chlorite Group'
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Euclase
Formula: BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Euxenite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Fergusonite-(Y)
Formula: YNbO4
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Fergusonite-(Y)-β
Formula: YNbO4
Reference: Zhang Peishan, Yang Zhuming, Tao Kejie, and Yang Xueming (1996): "Mineralogy and Geology of Rare Earths in China", Science Press (Beijing), 226 pp.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Fluorite var: Yttrofluorite
Formula: (Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Gadolinite-(Y)
Formula: Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gustavite
Formula: AgPbBi3S6
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Matildite
Formula: AgBiS2
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Parisite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Reference: Guoneng Chen and Grapes, R. (2007): Granite Genesis: In-Situ Melting and Crustal Evolution. Springer Verlag, 278 pp.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrochlore Group
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Pyrochlore Group var: Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.)
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Pyrochlore Supergroup
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
Reference: Guoneng Chen and Grapes, R. (2007): Granite Genesis: In-Situ Melting and Crustal Evolution. Springer Verlag, 278 pp.
Pyrochlore Supergroup var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
Reference: Guoneng Chen and Grapes, R. (2007): Granite Genesis: In-Situ Melting and Crustal Evolution. Springer Verlag, 278 pp.
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Synchysite-(Y)
Formula: CaY(CO3)2F
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Thorite var: Uranothorite
Formula: (Th,U)SiO4
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Triplite
Formula: (Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
'Zinnwaldite'
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
Zircon var: Hafnian Zircon
Formula: (Zr,Hf)SiO4
Reference: Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003): Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Canfieldite2.BA.70Ag8SnS6
var: Tellurian Canfieldite2.BA.70Ag8(Sn,Ge)(S,Te)6
var: Tellurocanfieldite2.BA.70Ag8Sn(S,Te)6
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gustavite2.JB.40aAgPbBi3S6
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Matildite2.JA.20AgBiS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
var: Yttrofluorite3.AB.25(Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Euxenite-(Y)4.DG.05(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Fergusonite-(Y)-β4.DG.10YNbO4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Pyrochlore Group4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
var: Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.)4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Bastnäsite-(Ce)'5.BD.20aCe(CO3)F
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Parisite-(Ce)5.BD.20bCaCe2(CO3)3F2
Synchysite-(Y)5.BD.20cCaY(CO3)2F
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Fergusonite-(Y)7.GA.05YNbO4
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Triplite8.BB.10(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Beryl'9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Euclase9.AE.10BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Gadolinite-(Y)9.AJ.20Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Helvine9.FB.10Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
var: Uranothorite9.AD.30(Th,U)SiO4
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
var: Hafnian Zircon9.AD.30(Zr,Hf)SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'-
'Apatite'-
Biotite-
Chlorite Group-
Garnet Group-X3Z2(SiO4)3
K Feldspar-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Pyrochlore Supergroup-A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)-A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Zinnwaldite-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Canfieldite2.5.6.2Ag8SnS6
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Gustavite3.4.15.3AgPbBi3S6
ø = 2
Matildite3.7.1.1AgBiS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Fergusonite-(Y)8.1.1.1YNbO4
Fergusonite-(Y)-β8.1.2.1YNbO4
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
Pyrochlore Group8.2.1.1A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
var: Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.)8.2.1.6A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Pyrochlore Supergroup
var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)
8.2.3.1A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
AB2O6
Euxenite-(Y)8.3.8.2(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bastnäsite-(Ce)16a.1.1.1Ce(CO3)F
Parisite-(Ce)16a.1.5.1CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Synchysite-(Y)16a.1.3.2CaY(CO3)2F
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq
Triplite41.6.1.2(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Euclase52.2.1.1BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Gadolinite-(Y)54.2.1b.3Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
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
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Helvine76.2.4.1Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
Canfieldite
var: Tellurian Canfieldite
-Ag8(Sn,Ge)(S,Te)6
var: Tellurocanfieldite-Ag8Sn(S,Te)6
'Chlorite Group'-
Fluorite
var: Yttrofluorite
-(Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrochlore Supergroup-A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2
Thorite
var: Uranothorite
-(Th,U)SiO4
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)
'Zinnwaldite'-
Zircon
var: Hafnian Zircon
-(Zr,Hf)SiO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Pyrochlore Group (var: Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.))A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
H Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Be Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Be HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
C Synchysite-(Y)CaY(CO3)2F
OOxygen
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O CalciteCaCO3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
O Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
O FerberiteFeWO4
O Fergusonite-(Y)YNbO4
O Fergusonite-(Y)-βYNbO4
O Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Zircon (var: Hafnian Zircon)(Zr,Hf)SiO4
O HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
O Pyrochlore Group (var: Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.))A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
O Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Synchysite-(Y)CaY(CO3)2F
O ThoriteTh(SiO4)
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
O UraniniteUO2
O Thorite (var: Uranothorite)(Th,U)SiO4
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
F FluoriteCaF2
F Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
F Synchysite-(Y)CaY(CO3)2F
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
F Fluorite (var: Yttrofluorite)(Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Si Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Zircon (var: Hafnian Zircon)(Zr,Hf)SiO4
Si HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si Thorite (var: Uranothorite)(Th,U)SiO4
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
P Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S CanfielditeAg8SnS6
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S GustaviteAgPbBi3S6
S HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
S MatilditeAgBiS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S Canfieldite (var: Tellurian Canfieldite)Ag8(Sn,Ge)(S,Te)6
S Canfieldite (var: Tellurocanfieldite)Ag8Sn(S,Te)6
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca Synchysite-(Y)CaY(CO3)2F
Ca Fluorite (var: Yttrofluorite)(Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
TiTitanium
Ti Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
MnManganese
Mn HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Mn Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
GeGermanium
Ge Canfieldite (var: Tellurian Canfieldite)Ag8(Sn,Ge)(S,Te)6
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
YYttrium
Y Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Y Fergusonite-(Y)YNbO4
Y Fergusonite-(Y)-βYNbO4
Y Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Y Synchysite-(Y)CaY(CO3)2F
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
Y Fluorite (var: Yttrofluorite)(Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
ZrZirconium
Zr Zircon (var: Hafnian Zircon)(Zr,Hf)SiO4
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Nb Fergusonite-(Y)YNbO4
Nb Fergusonite-(Y)-βYNbO4
Nb Pyrochlore Group (var: Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.))A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Nb Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag CanfielditeAg8SnS6
Ag GustaviteAgPbBi3S6
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag MatilditeAgBiS2
Ag SilverAg
Ag Canfieldite (var: Tellurian Canfieldite)Ag8(Sn,Ge)(S,Te)6
Ag Canfieldite (var: Tellurocanfieldite)Ag8Sn(S,Te)6
SnTin
Sn CanfielditeAg8SnS6
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Sn Canfieldite (var: Tellurian Canfieldite)Ag8(Sn,Ge)(S,Te)6
Sn Canfieldite (var: Tellurocanfieldite)Ag8Sn(S,Te)6
TeTellurium
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te Canfieldite (var: Tellurian Canfieldite)Ag8(Sn,Ge)(S,Te)6
Te Canfieldite (var: Tellurocanfieldite)Ag8Sn(S,Te)6
CeCerium
Ce Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
Ce Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
Ce Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
HfHafnium
Hf Zircon (var: Hafnian Zircon)(Zr,Hf)SiO4
TaTantalum
Ta Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb GustaviteAgPbBi3S6
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi GustaviteAgPbBi3S6
Bi MatilditeAgBiS2
ThThorium
Th Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Th ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Th Thorite (var: Uranothorite)(Th,U)SiO4
UUranium
U Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
U UraniniteUO2
U Thorite (var: Uranothorite)(Th,U)SiO4

References

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Wenkui Guo (1983) Metallization of Xihuashan tungsten deposit: An example linking magmatic deuteric infiltration with hydrothermal lodes. Mineral Deposits 2(2), 1-14 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Le Bel, L., Yidou Li, and Jifou Sheng (1984) Granitic evolution of the Xihuashan-Dangping (Jiangxi, China) Tungsten-Bearing system. Mineralogy and Petrology 33(3), 149-167.
Yongwen Mei (1985) Distribution of tungsten ores in the Xihuashan-Zongshukeng area. Geology and Prospecting 21(4), 11-16.
Zhuansong Wang, Fuzhen Chen, and Guoliang Cao (1985) Evolution of the chemical composition of the Xihuashan granite. Geology and Prospecting 21(10), 37-42.
Yongwen Mei (1987) Relation between evolution of granite and mineralization of vein-type tungsten deposits of Xihuashan, Jiangxi Province. Acta Petrologica Sinica 3(4), 20-30 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002) Rare Earth Element Mines, Deposits and Occurrences. USGS Open-File Report 02-189, 174 pp.
Rucheng Wang, Fontan, F., Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, Changshi Liu, Shijin Xu, and de Parseval, P. (2003) Accessory minerals in the Xihuashan Y-enriched granitic complex, Southern China: A record of magmatic and hydrothermal stages of evolution. Canadian Mineralogist 41, 727-748.
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.
Guoneng Chen and Grapes, R. (2007) Granite Genesis: In-Situ Melting and Crustal Evolution. Springer Verlag, 278 pp.

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