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Shijiangshan mine (Dashishan mine), Linxi, Linxi Co., Ulanhad League (Chifeng Prefecture), Inner Mongolia, Chinai
Regional Level Types
Shijiangshan mine (Dashishan mine)Mine
Linxi- not defined -
Linxi Co.County
Ulanhad League (Chifeng Prefecture)- not defined -
Inner MongoliaAutonomous Region
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
43° North , 118° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~31km
Locality type:


Shijiangshan Pb-Zn Mine. Skarn type mineralization rich in Boron minerals.
Mining started in 2008.

Located NE of the city of Linxi.

Regions containing this locality

AsiaContinent
Amur PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Colour: Yellow
Fluorescence: None
Reference: Jordi Fabre
'Apophyllite'
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Borcarite
Formula: Ca4Mg(B4O6(OH)6)(CO3)2
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Bultfonteinite
Formula: Ca2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Reference: Ed Richard collection
Cahnite
Formula: Ca2[B(OH)4](AsO4)
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Colour: Grey-bluish
Fluorescence: None
Reference: Jordi Fabre
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Ludwigite ?
Formula: Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Nifontovite
Formula: Ca3B6O6(OH)12(H2O)2
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Olshanskyite
Formula: Ca2[B3O3(OH)6](OH) · 3H2O
Habit: Long prismatic and well terminated
Colour: Colorless to cloudy white
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Pentahydroborite
Formula: CaB2O(OH)6 · 2H2O
Colour: White
Fluorescence: None
Reference: Jordi Fabre; Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Roweite
Formula: Ca2Mn2+2B4O7(OH)6
Reference: Pristine Minerals; Jordi Fabre Minerals
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Ottens, B. & Bin, J. (2014): Seltene Boratmineralien aus der Inneren Mongolei, China. Lapis, 39 (7/8), 66-68.
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Colour: Blackish
Fluorescence: None
Reference: Jordi Fabre

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 6 - Borates
Borcarite6.DA.40Ca4Mg(B4O6(OH)6)(CO3)2
Cahnite6.AC.70Ca2[B(OH)4](AsO4)
Ludwigite ?6.AB.30Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Nifontovite6.CA.50Ca3B6O6(OH)12(H2O)2
Olshanskyite6.CA.55Ca2[B3O3(OH)6](OH) · 3H2O
Pentahydroborite6.BB.10CaB2O(OH)6 · 2H2O
Roweite6.DA.25Ca2Mn2+2B4O7(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Bultfonteinite9.AG.80Ca2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
Group 24 - ANHYDROUS BORATES
A2BO2[XO3]
Ludwigite ?24.2.1.1Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Group 25 - ANHYDROUS BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Monoborates
Olshanskyite25.1.6.1Ca2[B3O3(OH)6](OH) · 3H2O
Tetraborates
Roweite25.4.1.1Ca2Mn2+2B4O7(OH)6
Group 26 - HYDRATED BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Diborates
Pentahydroborite26.2.1.1CaB2O(OH)6 · 2H2O
Triborates
Nifontovite26.3.7.1Ca3B6O6(OH)12(H2O)2
Group 27 - COMPOUND BORATES
Miscellaneous
Borcarite27.1.3.1Ca4Mg(B4O6(OH)6)(CO3)2
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Cahnite43.4.4.1Ca2[B(OH)4](AsO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
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
Bultfonteinite52.4.7.2Ca2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Apophyllite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H OlshanskyiteCa2[B3O3(OH)6](OH) · 3H2O
H PentahydroboriteCaB2O(OH)6 · 2H2O
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H BorcariteCa4Mg(B4O6(OH)6)(CO3)2
H CahniteCa2[B(OH)4](AsO4)
H NifontoviteCa3B6O6(OH)12(H2O)2
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H RoweiteCa2Mn22+B4O7(OH)6
H BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
BBoron
B OlshanskyiteCa2[B3O3(OH)6](OH) · 3H2O
B PentahydroboriteCaB2O(OH)6 · 2H2O
B BorcariteCa4Mg(B4O6(OH)6)(CO3)2
B CahniteCa2[B(OH)4](AsO4)
B NifontoviteCa3B6O6(OH)12(H2O)2
B RoweiteCa2Mn22+B4O7(OH)6
B LudwigiteMg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
CCarbon
C BorcariteCa4Mg(B4O6(OH)6)(CO3)2
OOxygen
O OlshanskyiteCa2[B3O3(OH)6](OH) · 3H2O
O PentahydroboriteCaB2O(OH)6 · 2H2O
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O BorcariteCa4Mg(B4O6(OH)6)(CO3)2
O CahniteCa2[B(OH)4](AsO4)
O NifontoviteCa3B6O6(OH)12(H2O)2
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O RoweiteCa2Mn22+B4O7(OH)6
O BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
O LudwigiteMg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
FFluorine
F BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BorcariteCa4Mg(B4O6(OH)6)(CO3)2
Mg LudwigiteMg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
AlAluminium
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
SSulfur
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
S GalenaPbS
CaCalcium
Ca OlshanskyiteCa2[B3O3(OH)6](OH) · 3H2O
Ca PentahydroboriteCaB2O(OH)6 · 2H2O
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca BorcariteCa4Mg(B4O6(OH)6)(CO3)2
Ca CahniteCa2[B(OH)4](AsO4)
Ca NifontoviteCa3B6O6(OH)12(H2O)2
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca RoweiteCa2Mn22+B4O7(OH)6
Ca BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
MnManganese
Mn RoweiteCa2Mn22+B4O7(OH)6
FeIron
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe LudwigiteMg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
ZnZinc
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
AsArsenic
As CahniteCa2[B(OH)4](AsO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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