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Strontianite from
Mangnai Co. (Mangya Co.), Haixi, Qinghai, China

Locality type:County
Comments:Reported from Tertiary (Pliocenic) salt deposits in the Qaidam basin (Yang, 1991). Those deposits are concentrated in the northwestern part of the basin, i.e. in Mangnai County (Fan et al., 2007).
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Shaoxiu Yang (1991): Journal of Lake Sciences 3(1), 1-10; Qishun Fan, Haizhou Ma, Hongbing Tan, Tingwei Li, and Jianxin Xu (2007): Acta Geoscientica Sinica 28(5), 446-455
Mineral Data:Click here to view Strontianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mangnai Co. (Mangya Co.), Haixi, Qinghai, China
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