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Velha de Pindobaçu mine, Pindobaçu, Campo Formoso ultramafic complex, Bahia, Brazil

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Name(s) in local language(s): Mina Velha de Pindobaçu
Gold-bearing quartz veins, hosted in an ultramafic dyke along its contact with quartzites.

Mineral List

4 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.

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- Guimarães Texeira, J.B., Braz de Souza, J.A., da Glória da Silva, M., Maia Leite, C.M., Figueiredo Barbosa, J.S., Silva Coelho, C.E., Abram, M.B., Conceição Filho, V.M., and Iyer, S.S.S. (2001): Gold mineralization in the Serra de Jacobina region, Bahia, Brazil: tectonic framework and metallogenesis. Mineralium Deposita 36, 332-344. DOI 10.1007/s001260100174

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