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Calcite from Peru

Peru
 
  • Amazonas Department
    • Bongará Province
Basuki, N. I. et al. (2008): Economic Geology 103, 783-799.
Arfè, G., Mondillo, N., Boni, M., Joachimski, M., Balassone, G., Mormone, A., ... & Medrano, E. C. (2017). The Cristal Zn prospect (Amazonas region, Northern Peru). Part II: An example of supergene enrichments in tropical areas. Ore Geology Reviews.
  • Ancash Department
    • Aija Province
      • Huaraz
        • La Merced
Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Compania Minera Antamina
    • Bolognesi Province
      • Huallanca District
        • Chiurucu (Chiuruco)
Mineralien-Welte 5/2007, 8
Jordi Fabre
        • Huallanca
Econ Geol (1985) 80:416-478; Imai, H. (1999): Mineralizations of base metal deposits of acid-sulfate type coexisting with adularia-sericite type. Resource Geology 49, 147-156.
No reference listed
    • Pallasca Province
      • Pampas District
No reference listed
Bancroft (1984) Gem & Mineral Treasures
Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
  • Apurímac Department
J. Hyrsl (2012) Gemstones of Peru, p. 39
    • Cotabambas Province
      • Las Bambas District
http://www.portergeo.com.au/database/mineinfo.asp?mineid=mn1271
  • Arequipa Department
    • Arequipa Province
      • Cocachacra
Bin Wu and Zhenchao Ye (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1057-1067
      • Uchumayo District
Bin Wu, Zhen Fang, and Zhenchao Ye (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(6), 1159-1170
    • Castilla Province
      • Shila-Paula District
André-Mayer, A. S., Leroy, J., Bailly, L., Chauvet, A., Marcoux, E., Grancea, L., ... & Rosas, J. (2002). Boiling and vertical mineralization zoning: a case study from the Apacheta low-sulfidation epithermal gold-silver deposit, southern Peru. Mineralium Deposita, 37(5), 452-464.
Chauvet, A., Bailly, L., André, A.-S., Monié, P., Cassard, D., Tajada, F.L., Vargas, J.R., and Tuduri, J. (2006): Mineralium Deposita 41, 387-410.; Greffié, C., Bailly, L., & Milési, J. P. (2002). Supergene alteration of primary ore assemblages from low-sulfidation Au-Ag epithermal deposits at Pongkor, Indonesia, and Nazareno, Peru. Economic Geology, 97(3), 561-571.
Chauvet, A., Bailly, L., André, A.-S., Monié, P., Cassard, D., Tajada, F.L., Vargas, J.R., and Tuduri, J. (2006): Mineralium Deposita 41, 387-410.
J. Hyrsl (2012) Gemstones of Peru, p. 40
  • Cajamarca Department
    • Celendín Province
      • Quisquimayoc
Davies, R.C., and Williams, P.J. (2005): Mineralium Deposita 40, 598-616.
    • Jaén Province
      • San Felipe
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Simmons, S. F., White, N. C., & John, D. A. (2005). Geological characteristics of epithermal precious and base metal deposits. Economic Geology 100th anniversary volume, 29, 485-522.; Longo, A. A., & Teal, L. (2005). A summary of the volcanic stratigraphy and the geochronology of magmatism and hydrothermal activity in the Yanacocha gold district, northern Peru. In Symposium (pp. 797-808).
  • Cuzco Department
    • Paruro Province
Maria Boni, Paul Rudolf Schmidt, Jacobus Rudolph De Wet, Jacob Daniel Singleton, Giuseppina Balassone, Nicola Mondillo (2009) Mineralogical signature of nonsulfide zinc ores at Accha (Peru): A key for recovery. Int. J. Miner. Process. 93:267–277; J.R. de Wet and J.D. Singleton (2008) Development of a viable process for the recovery of zinc from oxide ores. The Journal of The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy 108:253-259
  • Huancavelica Department
    • Angaraes Province
Crowley, Jack A., Currier, Rock H., & Szenics, Terry (1997) Mines and Minerals of Peru. Mineralogical Record, Vol.28, No.4. 98p.
Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
    • Castrovirreyna Province
Min.Rec. 28, no.4 (1997)
Min Rec 39:95-99
      • Pampa Blanca District
Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
    • Huancavelica Province
Richard Dale collection
Cosme R. Pérez-Puig (2008) Investigación de los controles geológicos de la mineralización en veta Esperanza (Huachocolpa, Perú)
  • Huánuco Department
    • Dos de Mayo Province
Rob Lavinsky specimen, minID CCN-DCT.
Berry, E. W and J. T. Singewald Jr. (1922) The Geology and Paleontology of the Huancavelica Mercury District. John Hopkins University Studies in Geology No. 2
    • Huamalíes Province
      • Miraflores
Jaroslav Hyrsl, 2006
  • Ica Department
    • Chincha Province
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
    • Ica Province
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
    • Nazca Province
Yuming Chen and Kaitian Wang (2008): Geophysical & Geochemical Exploration 32(2), 126-130; Huayong Chen, T. Kurtis Kyser und Alan H. Clark (2011): Mineralium Deposita 46, 677-706
    • Pisco Province
      • Humay
Econ Geol (1981) 76:677-693
      • Quebrada Rio Seco
Econ Geol (1981) 76:677-693
    • Pisco Umay
A. E. Seaman Mineral Museum specimen #DM 31216.
  • Junín Department
    • Carhuacayan Province
Karel Bal and Donald Volkman collections
    • Huancayo Province
J. Hyrsl (2012) Gemstones of Peru, p. 39
J. Hyrsl (2012) Gemstones of Peru, p. 38
    • Yauli Province
      • Morococha District
Jordi Fabre
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
  • La Libertad Department
    • Santiago de Chuco Province
      • Quiruvilca District
Min.Rec. 28, #4 (1997)
  • Lima Department
    • Cajatambo Province
Min.Rec. 28, no. 4 (1997)
    • Cañete Province
Antoine de Haller (2000) The Raul-Condestable iron oxides-Cu-Au deposit, Lima department, Peru: preliminary results. In Abstract volume and Field trip Guidebook, 2nd annual GEODE-Fennoscandian shield field workshop on Palaeoproterozoic and Archean greenstone belts and VMS districts in the Fennoscandian Shield (Vol. 28).
    • Huarochiri Province
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
      • San Mateo District
        • San Mateo de Huanchor
John W. Rozelle and Donald B. Tschabrun (2009): TECHNICAL REPORT ON RE-START OF THE CORICANCHA MINE, PERU. NI 43-101 Technical Report, Tetra Tech, Golden, Colorado, USA, 76 pp. [http://www.goldhawkresources.com/en/pdfs/coricancha/technical-reports-uploads/03-30-09%20Gold%20Hawk%20Coricancha%20NI%2043-101%20FINAL.pdf]
    • Oyon Province
E. Oudin et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, pp. 166-169.; Economic Geology November 1990 v. 85 no. 7 p. 1348-1383
De Haller, A., Corfu, F., Fontboté, L., Schaltegger, U., Barra, F., Chiaradia, M., ... & Alvarado, J. Z. (2006). Geology, geochronology, and Hf and Pb isotope data of the Raúl-Condestable iron oxide-copper-gold deposit, central coast of Peru. Economic Geology, 101(2), 281-310.; Williams, P. J., Barton, M. D., Johnson, D. A., Fontboté, L., De Haller, A., Mark, G., ... & Marschik, R. (2005). Iron oxide copper-gold deposits: Geology, space-time distribution, and possible modes of origin. Economic Geology, 371-405.
    • Yauyos Province
Hulse, D.E. et al (2015)
  • Loreto Department
Badoux V., Moritz, R., & Fontboté, L., (2001) The Mississippi Valley-type Zn-Pb deposit of San Vicente, Central Peru: an Andean syntectonic deposit. In: A. Piestrzynski et al. (eds), Mineral deposits at the beginning of the 21st century, Proceedings of the 6th biennial SGA meeting, Krakow, Poland, 26-29 August 2001, Balkema Rotterdam, p. 191-195. http://www.unige.ch/sciences/terre/mineral/publications/onlinepub/badoux_m_f_krakow0108.pdf
  • Pasco department
    • Pasco province
Graton, L. C.; Bowditch, Samuel I. (1936): Alkaline and acid solutions in hypogene zoning at Cerro de Pasco. Economic Geology 31, 651-698.; Ascencios, C. (1966). The San Alberto Lead-Zinc Ore Body at Cerro de Pasco Mine, Cerro de Pasco, Peru. MS thesis University of Arizona.
Min.Rec. 28, no.4 (1997)
Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
D. Slade collection
Smuda, Jochen; Dold, Bernhard; Friese, Kurt; Morgenstern, Peter; Glaesser, Walter (2007): Mineralogical and geochemical study of element mobility at the sulfide-​rich Excelsior waste rock dump from the polymetallic Zn-​Pb-​(Ag-​Bi-​Cu) ore deposit, Cerro de Pasco, Peru. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 92, 97-110.
Sangameshwar, S. R., & Barnes, H. L. (1983). Supergene processes in zinc-lead-silver sulfide ores in carbonates. Economic Geology, 78(7), 1379-1397.
Hewett, D. F. (1910) Vanadium Deposits in Peru. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical Engineering 40:274-299
      • Huayllay district
        • Huaron mining district
Karel Bal specimen
No reference listed
      • Tinyahuarco district
        • Colquijirca mining district
Economic Geology November 2009 vol. 104 no. 7 905-944
Gerard van der Veldt collection.
  • Piura Department
    • Huancabamba Province
      • Canchaque
Guido del Castillo (2004) Jewels of the Earth - Minerals of Peru.
  • Puno Department
    • Melgar Province
Mineralium Deposita (2003) 38: 555-567
    • Puno Province
      • Pichacani
Hennig, D., Lehmann, B., Burgess, R., and Nekouvaght Tak, M.A. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 304-316.
http://www.mineralmundi.com/san-antonio-de-esquilache-lead-zinc-mine-70-10068973.htm
  • Tacna Department
    • Jorge Basadre Province
      • Ilabaya
        • Barrio Obrero Toquepala
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
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