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Dasongpo Sn deposit, Tengchong Sn belt, Tengchong Co., Baoshan, Yunnan, Chinai
Regional Level Types
Dasongpo Sn depositDeposit
Tengchong Sn beltBelt
Tengchong Co.County
BaoshanPrefecture
YunnanProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):大松坡锡矿, 腾冲锡矿带, 腾冲县, 保山市, 云南省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 25° 27' 0'' North , 98° 24' 30'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 25.45000,98.40833
GeoHash:G#: whtbz34bb
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters


Greisen ore bodies and cassiterite-rich talus slope orebodies, the latter formed by weathering of a Mesozoic biotite monzogranite.

Regions containing this locality

Southwest China, China

Region - 931 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
'Biotite'
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26; Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Andalusite'9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Orthoclase'9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
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
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(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)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O CassiteriteSnO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

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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Early Paleozoic
443.8 - 541 Ma



ID: 3192131
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 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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Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geological characteristics and initial understanding of the ore-forming processes in the Tengchong tin belt, Yunnan. Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26.
Nan Ma, Jun Deng, Qingfei Wang, Changming Wang, Jing Zhang, and Gongjian Li (2013): Geochronology of the Dasongpo tin deposit, Yunnan Province: Evidence from zircon LA-ICP-MS U-Pb ages and cassiterite LA-ICP-MS U-Pb age. Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1223-1235 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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