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Poshan Mine, Weishancheng ore field, Tongbai Co., Nanyang, Henan, Chinai
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Poshan MineMine
Weishancheng ore fieldOre Field
Tongbai Co.County
NanyangPrefecture
HenanProvince
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Name(s) in local language(s):破山银矿, 围山城金银成矿带, 桐柏县, 南阳市, 河南省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° 32' 30'' North , 113° 27' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 32.54167,113.45000
GeoHash:G#: wtb9js5bb
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate


Stratabound metamorphosed clastic rock type silver-gold deposit.

In Chinese, "Poshan" means "Broken Hill".

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


47 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Yuheng Li, Shan Ouyang, and Peixue Tian (1984): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 4(2), 102-105; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11; Chuanting Zhang (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(6), 43-48; Baoping Sun, Zongwei Wang, and Yun Wang (2007): Northwestern Geology 40(1), 61-71; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Hongmei Li, Junhao Wei, Hongli Wang, Guangling Xiao, Lina Peng, and Fayan Wang (2009): Geology and Exploration 45(4), 374-384; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Hongmei Li, Junhao Wei, Hongli Wang, Guangling Xiao, Lina Peng, and Fayan Wang (2009): Geology and Exploration 45(4), 374-384
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
'Biotite'
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11; Lin Ye and Tiegang Liu (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(4), 41-45; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Chalcophanite
Formula: (Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Hongmei Li, Junhao Wei, Hongli Wang, Guangling Xiao, Lina Peng, and Fayan Wang (2009): Geology and Exploration 45(4), 374-384
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11; Lin Ye and Tiegang Liu (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(4), 41-45
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Chuanting Zhang (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(6), 43-48; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Hongmei Li, Junhao Wei, Hongli Wang, Guangling Xiao, Lina Peng, and Fayan Wang (2009): Geology and Exploration 45(4), 374-384; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Baoping Sun, Zongwei Wang, and Yun Wang (2007): Northwestern Geology 40(1), 61-71; Hongmei Li, Junhao Wei, Hongli Wang, Guangling Xiao, Lina Peng, and Fayan Wang (2009): Geology and Exploration 45(4), 374-384; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Lin Ye and Tiegang Liu (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(4), 41-45
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Chuanting Zhang (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(6), 43-48; Yuheng Li, Shan Ouyang, and Peixue Tian (1984): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 4(2), 102-105; Baoping Sun, Zongwei Wang, and Yun Wang (2007): Northwestern Geology 40(1), 61-71; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Yuheng Li, Shan Ouyang, and Peixue Tian (1984): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 4(2), 102-105
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11
Hinsdalite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Jalpaite
Formula: Ag3CuS2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Lead
Formula: Pb
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Leucoxene
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: Lin Ye and Tiegang Liu (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(4), 41-45
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Chuanting Zhang (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(6), 43-48; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Hongmei Li, Junhao Wei, Hongli Wang, Guangling Xiao, Lina Peng, and Fayan Wang (2009): Geology and Exploration 45(4), 374-384; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Hongmei Li, Junhao Wei, Hongli Wang, Guangling Xiao, Lina Peng, and Fayan Wang (2009): Geology and Exploration 45(4), 374-384; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11
'Psilomelane'
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Lin Ye and Tiegang Liu (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(4), 41-45
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Hongmei Li, Junhao Wei, Hongli Wang, Guangling Xiao, Lina Peng, and Fayan Wang (2009): Geology and Exploration 45(4), 374-384; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Chuanting Zhang (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(6), 43-48; Yuheng Li, Shan Ouyang, and Peixue Tian (1984): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 4(2), 102-105; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Lin Ye and Tiegang Liu (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(4), 41-45
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Lin Ye and Tiegang Liu (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(4), 41-45
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Yuheng Li, Shan Ouyang, and Peixue Tian (1984): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 4(2), 102-105
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Chuanting Zhang (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(6), 43-48; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Hongmei Li, Junhao Wei, Hongli Wang, Guangling Xiao, Lina Peng, and Fayan Wang (2009): Geology and Exploration 45(4), 374-384; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Yuheng Li, Shan Ouyang, and Peixue Tian (1984): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 4(2), 102-105
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Lin Ye and Tiegang Liu (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(4), 41-45; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Yuheng Li, Shan Ouyang, and Peixue Tian (1984): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 4(2), 102-105; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11; Chuanting Zhang (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(6), 43-48; Baoping Sun, Zongwei Wang, and Yun Wang (2007): Northwestern Geology 40(1), 61-71; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Silver var: Küstelite
Formula: Ag
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Baoping Sun, Zongwei Wang, and Yun Wang (2007): Northwestern Geology 40(1), 61-71
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Chuanting Zhang (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(6), 43-48; Yuheng Li, Shan Ouyang, and Peixue Tian (1984): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 4(2), 102-105; Baoping Sun, Zongwei Wang, and Yun Wang (2007): Northwestern Geology 40(1), 61-71; Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11; Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Tetrahedrite var: Argentian Tetrahedrite
Formula: (Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46
Weishanite (TL)
Formula: (Au,Ag)3Hg2
Type Locality:
Reference: Yuheng Li, Shan Ouyang, and Peixue Tian (1984): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 4(2), 102-105
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Electrum1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Lead1.AA.05Pb
Silver1.AA.05Ag
var: Küstelite1.AA.05Ag
Weishanite (TL)1.AD.20a(Au,Ag)3Hg2
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Jalpaite2.BA.45Ag3CuS2
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Marmatite2.CB.05a(Zn,Fe)S
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
var: Argentian Tetrahedrite2.GB.05(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Anatase'4.DD.05TiO2
Chalcophanite4.FL.20(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Plumbojarosite7.BC.10Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Corkite8.BL.05PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Hinsdalite8.BL.05PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Biotite-
Chlorite Group-
Garnet Group-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Leucoxene-
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Psilomelane-
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Lead1.1.1.4Pb
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Weishanite (TL)1.1.8.6(Au,Ag)3Hg2
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Jalpaite2.4.4.1Ag3CuS2
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
ø = 2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB3X7
Chalcophanite7.8.2.1(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Plumbojarosite30.2.5.6Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Corkite43.4.1.2PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Hinsdalite43.4.1.5PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
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 >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
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
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Leucoxene-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Psilomelane'-
Silver
var: Küstelite
-Ag
Sphalerite
var: Marmatite
-(Zn,Fe)S
Tetrahedrite
var: Argentian Tetrahedrite
-(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
H CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C GraphiteC
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
OOxygen
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O AnataseTiO2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
O CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O HematiteFe2O3
O HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S GalenaPbS
S HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S JalpaiteAg3CuS2
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
S MiargyriteAgSbS2
S PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S StromeyeriteAgCuS
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
MnManganese
Mn Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Fe PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
CuCopper
Cu Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu JalpaiteAg3CuS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu StromeyeriteAgCuS
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Zn Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag JalpaiteAg3CuS2
Ag Silver (var: Küstelite)Ag
Ag MiargyriteAgSbS2
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag SilverAg
Ag StromeyeriteAgCuS
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Ag Weishanite(Au,Ag)3Hg2
SbAntimony
Sb Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb MiargyriteAgSbS2
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
TeTellurium
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Au Weishanite(Au,Ag)3Hg2
HgMercury
Hg Weishanite(Au,Ag)3Hg2
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb LeadPb
Pb PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

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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Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3187491
Mesoproterozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Comments: North China Block

Lithology: Mafic-intermediate volcanic 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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Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Stratabound features and mineralization process of the Weishancheng gold-silver deposit. Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Yuheng Li, Shan Ouyang, and Peixue Tian (1984): Weishanite - a new gold-bearing mineral. Acta Mineralogica Sinica 4(2), 102-105.
Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Classification of China's major silver deposits. Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11 (in Chinese).
Chuanting Zhang (1993): Geochemical features and anomaly patterns of the Poshan silver deposit, Tongbai, Henan. Geology and Prospecting 29(6), 43-48.
Lin Ye and Tiegang Liu (2003): Halogen geochemistry of the Poshan independent silver deposit, Henan. Geology and Prospecting 39(4), 41-45.
Baoping Sun, Zongwei Wang, and Yun Wang (2007): Model of primary geochemical anomalies of the Poshan silver deposit in Tongbai County, Henan Province. Northwestern Geology 40(1), 61-71 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Jing Zhang, Yan Yang, Yinghuai Lu, Yanjing Chen, Shouquan Wan, and Hongwei Ma (2008): Geological and geochemical characteristics and genesis of the Poshan silver deposit, Henan Province. Geology in China 35(6), 1220-1229 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Hongmei Li, Junhao Wei, Hongli Wang, Guangling Xiao, Lina Peng, and Fayan Wang (2009): The sources of ore-forming materials in Weishancheng Au-Ag mineralization belt in Tongbai, Henan Province: lead isotope evidences. Geology and Exploration 45(4), 374-384.
Sihong Jiang, Fengjun Nie, Donghui Fang, Yifei Liu, Wanyi Zhang, Dongqing Xu, and Zhijun Zhang (2009): Geochronology of major gold and silver deposits in Weishancheng area, Tongbai County, Henan Province. Mineral Deposits 28(1), 63-72 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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