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Tazna Mine (Tasna Mine; Tazna-Rosario Mine), Cerro Tazna, Atocha-Quechisla District, Nor Chichas Province, Potosí Department, Bolivia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 20° 38' South , 66° 19' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -20.63333,-66.31667
GeoHash:G#: 6s2fdgvdj
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


Active mine working several W-Bi veins, mainly traversing hornfels.

NOTE: Magnetite from Cerro Huañaquino was deliberately sold with the wrong locality attribution "Tazna mine".

Alternative Label Names

This is a list of additional names that have been recorded for mineral labels associated with this locality in the minID database. This may include previous versions of the locality name hierarchy from mindat.org, data entry errors, and it may also include unconfirmed sublocality names or other names that can only be matched to this level.

Tazna Mine, Cerro Tazna, Atocha-Quechisla District, Nor Chichas Province, Potosí Department, Bolivia

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


39 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Sillitoe, R.H., Steele, G.B., Thompson, J.F.H., and Lang, J.R. (1998): Mineralium Deposita 33, 539-546.
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
'Apatite'
Reference: Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
'Arsenobismite'
Description: (Some Tasna "arsenobismite" specimens are actually preisingerite.)
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
Augelite
Formula: Al2(PO4)(OH)3
Reference: Rob Lavinsky
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Bismoclite
Formula: BiOCl
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz); Amer.Min.(1982) 67, 833-840
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: (specimens mined in the 1990s now abundantly distributed in collections)
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz); Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Sillitoe, R.H., Steele, G.B., Thompson, J.F.H., and Lang, J.R. (1998): Mineralium Deposita 33, 539-546.
Dumortierite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:248
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Jaroslav Hyrsl and Alfredo Petrov specimens.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: PXRD by Jaroslav Hyrsl.
'Joséite'
Formula: Bi4TeS2
Reference: 2cm crystals! Several analytical confirmations by Dr. Werner Paar; Excalibur Mineral Co....
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
Metavauxite ?
Formula: Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Description: (Mention of metavauxite at Tasna appears in various references, but this is likely a misidentification.)
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 972; Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Preisingerite
Formula: Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Reference: Jaroslav Hyrsl specimen and analysis; Amer.Min.(1982) 67, 833-840
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Sillitoe, R.H., Steele, G.B., Thompson, J.F.H., and Lang, J.R. (1998): Mineralium Deposita 33, 539-546.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
'Tourmaline var: Achroite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 745; Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz); Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Spencer, L.J. and Prior, G.T. (1907) Mineralogical Magazine 14, #67, 308-344.
Woodhouseite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Description: Pseudomorphs after apatite.
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection (PXRD by Jaroslav Hyrsl)
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Zunyite
Formula: Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Reference: Sillitoe, R.H., Steele, G.B., Thompson, J.F.H., and Lang, J.R. (1998): Mineralium Deposita 33, 539-546.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Bismuth'1.CA.05Bi
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
'Sulphur'1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
'Chalcocite'2.BA.05Cu2S
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Cosalite'2.JB.10Pb2Bi2S5
'Jamesonite'2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
'Marcasite'2.EB.10aFeS2
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
'Stannite'2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Group 3 - Halides
'Bismoclite'3.DC.25BiOCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bismite'4.CB.60Bi2O3
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Diaspore'4.FD.10AlO(OH)
'Ferberite'4.DB.30FeWO4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Bismutite'5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
'Siderite'5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Alunite'7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Chalcanthite'7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Augelite'8.BE.05Al2(PO4)(OH)3
'Fluorapatite'8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
'Metavauxite' ?8.DC.25Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
'Preisingerite'8.BO.10Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
'Vivianite'8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
'Wavellite'8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
'Woodhouseite'8.BL.05CaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
'Andalusite'9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
'Dumortierite'9.AJ.10(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
'Pyrophyllite'9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
'Talc'9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
'Topaz'9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
'Zircon'9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
'Zunyite'9.BJ.55Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Arsenobismite'-
'Joséite'-Bi4TeS2
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Achroite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 4:3
'Joséite'2.6.2.1Bi4TeS2
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
2.5 < ø < 3
Cosalite3.5.9.1Pb2Bi2S5
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Bismite4.3.10.2Bi2O3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A(O,OH)Xq
Bismoclite10.2.1.2BiOCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq
'Arsenobismite'41.6.9.1
Augelite41.6.8.1Al2(PO4)(OH)3
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Preisingerite41.10.9.1Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Metavauxite ?42.11.11.1Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Woodhouseite43.4.1.8CaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
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 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with (BO3)
Dumortierite54.1.2.1(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Group 57 - SOROSILICATES Si3O10 Groups and Larger Noncyclic Groups
Insular Si3O10 and Larger Noncyclic Groups with [Si5O16] groups
Zunyite57.3.1.1Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Achroite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H DiasporeAlO(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MetavauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
H PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
H WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
BBoron
B Tourmaline (var: Achroite)A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O Tourmaline (var: Achroite)A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
O BismiteBi2O3
O BismocliteBiOCl
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O DiasporeAlO(OH)
O Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
O FerberiteFeWO4
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MetavauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
O PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
MgMagnesium
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
Al DiasporeAlO(OH)
Al Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Al MetavauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Al WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Al ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
SiSilicon
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
PPhosphorus
P AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P MetavauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
P WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
SSulfur
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CosalitePb2Bi2S5
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S JoséiteBi4TeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S SulphurS8
S WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl BismocliteBiOCl
Cl ZunyiteAl13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl
KPotassium
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MetavauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
SbAntimony
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
TeTellurium
Te JoséiteBi4TeS2
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb CosalitePb2Bi2S5
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
BiBismuth
Bi BismiteBi2O3
Bi BismocliteBiOCl
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi CosalitePb2Bi2S5
Bi JoséiteBi4TeS2
Bi PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)

Regional Geology

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Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3192909
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 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]

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References

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- Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 972, 1069.
- Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): International Strategic Mineral Issues Summary Report - Tungsten. US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.
- Sillitoe, R.H., Steele, G.B., Thompson, J.F.H., and Lang, J.R. (1998): Advanced argillic lithocaps in the Bolivian tin-silver belt. Mineralium Deposita 33, 539-546.


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