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Protolithionite outcrops, Puxiong, Jianshui Co., Honghe, Yunnan, Chinai
Regional Level Types
Protolithionite outcropsGroup of Outcrops
Puxiong- not defined -
Jianshui Co.County
HonghePrefecture
YunnanProvince
ChinaCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 23° North , 102° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~22km
Locality type:Group of Outcrops
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters


Lenses and veins of protolithionitic rocks, occurring in the contact zone of the Baiyunshan-Baishiyan nepheline syenite pluton.
The rocks consist almost entirely of protolithionite (99 wt.%).

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


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Hornblende'
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
'Monazite'
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
'Protolithionite'
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
'Pyrochlore'
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
Thorianite
Formula: ThO2
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
'Xenotime'
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Thorianite'4.DL.05ThO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Nepheline'9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
'Orthoclase'9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
'Titanite'9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
'Zircon'9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Hornblende'-
'Monazite'-
'Protolithionite'-
'Pyrochlore'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Xenotime'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Thorianite5.1.1.2ThO2
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 [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
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 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Hornblende'-
'Monazite'-
'Protolithionite'-
'Pyrochlore'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Xenotime'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O ThorianiteThO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
NaSodium
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
ThThorium
Th ThorianiteThO2

References

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Ziying Gao, Boxi Lu, Jianzhong Duan, and Changyun Pan (1991): Puxiong protolithionite in south Yunnan. Acta Petrologica Sinica 7(4), 91-94.


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