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Xianghuapu Mine (Maiwan Mine), Xianghualing Sn-polymetallic ore field, Linwu Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, Chinai
Regional Level Types
Xianghuapu Mine (Maiwan Mine)Mine
Xianghualing Sn-polymetallic ore fieldOre Field
Linwu Co.County
ChenzhouPrefecture-level City
HunanProvince
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
25° North , 112° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
香花铺铍矿, 香花岭锡多金属矿田, 临武县, 郴州市, 湖南省, 中国


A beryllium mine, which produced much of the green fluorite seen on the market in recent years.
Located about 25 km NW of Lanshan and about 125 km WSW of Chenzhou.
Ottens (2017) writes: "13 km northeast of Linwu, in Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province. It is in the Nanling Mountains, ...".

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


24 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Scovil, J.A. (2005): Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 12-22
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Chondrodite
Formula: Mg5(SiO4)2F2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Scovil, J.A. (2005): Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 12-22
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Helvine ?
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Hsianghualite
Formula: Ca3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2S
Formula: Mg3Al8BeO16
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Muscovite var. Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Protolithionite'
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Jensen, M. (2005): Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 32-38; Ganfu Shen and Jinsha Xu (2006): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 25(6), 463-472
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Jensen, M. (2005): Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 32-38
Sellaite
Formula: MgF2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Ganfu Shen and Jinsha Xu (2006): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 25(6), 463-472; Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Vesuvianite
Formula: Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Zinnwaldite'
Reference: Ganfu Shen and Jinsha Xu (2006): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 25(6), 463-472

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Sellaite3.AB.15MgF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Chrysoberyl4.BA.05BeAl2O4
Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2S4.FC.25Mg3Al8BeO16
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Chondrodite9.AF.45Mg5(SiO4)2F2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Helvine ?9.FB.10Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Hsianghualite9.GB.05Ca3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var. Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Vesuvianite9.BG.35Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Lepidolite'-
'Protolithionite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chrysoberyl7.2.9.1BeAl2O4
Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2S7.2.11.1Mg3Al8BeO16
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Sellaite9.2.2.1MgF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chondrodite52.3.2b.2Mg5(SiO4)2F2
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
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 Feldspathoids and related species
Helvine ?76.2.4.1Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Hsianghualite77.1.1.5Ca3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Lepidolite'-
Muscovite
var. Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Protolithionite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
H Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
LiLithium
Li HsianghualiteCa3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Be ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Be HsianghualiteCa3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
Be Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2SMg3Al8BeO16
Be HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
O HsianghualiteCa3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
O Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2SMg3Al8BeO16
O VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O ChondroditeMg5(SiO4)2F2
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F HsianghualiteCa3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F ChondroditeMg5(SiO4)2F2
F SellaiteMgF2
MgMagnesium
Mg Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2SMg3Al8BeO16
Mg VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg ChondroditeMg5(SiO4)2F2
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg SellaiteMgF2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Al Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2SMg3Al8BeO16
Al VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Al Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si HsianghualiteCa3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
Si VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si ChondroditeMg5(SiO4)2F2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
SSulfur
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S PyriteFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca HsianghualiteCa3Li2(Be3Si3O12)F2
Ca VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
MnManganese
Mn HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
FeIron
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(◻4)◻[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Yuzhou Li (1990): Be-bearing perthitic rock: its alteration attribution and significance in ore exploration. Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35.
Shen Ganfu (1994): Study of greisen-pegmatite in the Xianghuapu district, Hunan. Geological Review 40(4), 296-306 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Scovil, J.A. (2005): A mineral excursion to China: 2004. Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 12-22.
Qinjian Che, Jindong Li, Shaoliu Wei, and Guangying Wu (2005): Elementary discussion on the tectonic background of deposit-concentrated Qianlishan-Qitianling area in Hunan. Geotectonica et Metallogenia 29(2), 204-214 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Ottens, B. (2007): The Xianghuapu mines, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China. The Mineralogical Record 38(1), 55-63.

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