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Longmenshan Mine, Yueshan ore field, Huaining Co., Anqing Prefecture, Anhui Province, China

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Name(s) in local language(s): 龙门山铜矿, 月山矿田, 怀宁县, 安庆市, 安徽省, 中国
Skarn-type copper-gold-iron deposit, hosted in Early-Middle Triassic carbonate rocks around a Yanshanian hypabyssal calc-alkaline-subalkaline granodiorite-diorite intrusion. Ore bodies occur at shallow depths along the exo- and endo-contacts and as xenolith-like inclusions in diorite at greater depths.

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Xikun Chen (1987): Geological characteristics and ore-controlling factors of the Longmenshan copper deposit. Mineral Deposits 6(4), 43-52 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Taofa Zhou, Feng Yuan, Shucang Yue, Xiaodong Liu, Xin Zhang, and Yu Fan (2007): Geochemistry and evolution of ore-forming fluids of the Yueshan Cu–Au skarn- and vein-type deposits, Anhui Province, South China. Ore Geology Reviews 31, 279-303

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