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Meiziwo Mine, Shirenzhang-Meiziwo W-Sn deposit, Shixing Co., Shaoguan, Guangdong, Chinai
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Meiziwo MineMine
Shirenzhang-Meiziwo W-Sn depositDeposit
Shixing Co.County
ShaoguanPrefecture
GuangdongProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):梅子窝矿, 石人嶂-梅子窝钨锡矿床, 始兴县, 韶关市, 广东省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 24° 48' 0'' North , 114° 13' 30'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 24.80000,114.22500
GeoHash:G#: ws3jp68n7
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


17 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Xiaoming Lin and Guoneng Chen (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 67-73; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156
'Biotite'
Reference: Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Xiaoming Lin and Guoneng Chen (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 67-73
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23; Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156; Xiaoming Lin and Guoneng Chen (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 67-73; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156; Xiaoming Lin and Guoneng Chen (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 67-73; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Shaoguan Meiziwo Mining Industry Co., Ltd.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156; Xiaoming Lin and Guoneng Chen (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 67-73
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Ottens, B., and Cook, R.B. (2005): Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 46-57.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Xiaoming Lin and Guoneng Chen (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 67-73; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Pyrite var: Arsenian Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Xiaojun Yang, Jianming Fu, Liyan Ma, Xiangneng Li, Deming Xu, and Junqi Wei (2008): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 32(3); Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Li Shehong, Li Wenqian, Zhao Fengsheng, Zhu Yansheng, Lian Qianyong, and Yan Chengwen (2008): China Tungsten Industry 2008(3).; Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23; Longming Wei, Jincao Wang, Wenfeng Zhu, Jinfu Lin, Lingzhi Jin, Rizhao Feng, Lili Zhou, Yonghua He, Shaoqin Zhang, and Hongwei Deng (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(2), 151-156; Xiaoming Lin and Guoneng Chen (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 67-73; Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
var: Arsenian Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Biotite-
Feldspar Group-
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
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 = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
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
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrite
var: Arsenian Pyrite
-FeS2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SSulfur
S Pyrite (var: Arsenian Pyrite)FeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Pyrite (var: Arsenian Pyrite)FeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187133
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Guiqing Li (1982): Tin deposit types of Guangdong Province. Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23 (in Chinese).
Xiaojun Yang, Jianming Fu, Liyan Ma, Xiangneng Li, Deming Xu, and Junqi Wei (2008): Geological characteristics and mineralization age of Meiziwo tungsten-tin deposit in Shixing region, Northern Guangdong. Geotectonica et Metallogenia 32(3) (in Chinese with English abstract).
Xiaoming Lin and Guoneng Chen (2009): Studies on mineral zoning in tungsten deposits of north Guangdong. Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 67-73 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Wei Zhai, Xiaoming Sun, Yunshan Wu, Hongying Sun, Renmin Hua, Yongqiang Yang, Wenqian Li, and Shehong Li (2010): Zircon SHRIMP U-Pb dating of the buried granodiorite and muscovite 40Ar/39Ar dating of mineralization and geological implications of Meiziwo tungsten deposit, northern Guangdong Province, China. Geological Journal of China Universities 16(2), 177-185 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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