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Zincian Tennantite

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A variety of Tennantite

A zinc-rich variety of tennantite.

Enrichment of zinc in tetrahedrite group minerals is much more rarely observed in tennantite than in tetrahedrite.

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Health Risks:
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References for Zincian TennantiteHide

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Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 249.

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This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

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- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
  • Anhui
    • Tongling
Guifang Zhao, Yufu Sun, and Demin Yang (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(4), 43-45
  • Fujian
    • Longyan
      • Wuping Co.
        • Zijinshan ore field
Dianfen Chen, Jianguo Na, Youheng Xiong, Tongde Zhong, and Xueming Li (1998): Acta Geologica Sinica 72(3), 249-259
  • Gansu
    • Gannan
      • Luqu Co.
Dequan Shuai and Xiaojiang Hu (1995): Geology and Prospecting 31(5), 28-35
  • Guangdong
    • Meizhou
      • Mei Co.
Binghui Chen, Rui Guo, and Shouyun Yu (1994): Geology and Prospecting 30(3), 20-25; Rui Guo, Binghui Chen, and Shoujun Yu (1999): Geotechnical Engineering World 6(6)
    • Shanwei
      • Lufeng Co.
Xuehui Xia, Furong Huang, Changtao Liu, and Fei Yan (1996): Geology of Chemical Minerals 20(3), 186-190
  • Inner Mongolia
    • Ulanhad League (Chifeng Prefecture)
      • Bairin Left Banner (Balin Zuoqi)
Dequan Zhang, Yunfen Lei, Taiyang Luo, Xiupo Bao, and Shengli Wang (1991): Mineral Deposits 10(3), 204-216
  • Qinghai
    • Haibei
      • Qilian Co.
        • Guomisi-Gadaban ore field
Dezhi Cao, Yude Wang, Zhanlan Ma, and Renfu Zhao (2006): Northwestern Geology 39(3), 12-19
Kai Zhang and Yongdong Shi (2000): Gansu Nonferrous Metals 2000(1-2), 10-14; Dezhi Cao, Yude Wang, Zhanlan Ma, and Renfu Zhao (2006): Northwestern Geology 39(3), 12-19
Dezhi Cao, Yude Wang, Zhanlan Ma, and Renfu Zhao (2006): Northwestern Geology 39(3), 12-19
Dezhi Cao, Yude Wang, Zhanlan Ma, and Renfu Zhao (2006): Northwestern Geology 39(3), 12-19
  • Shaanxi
    • Hanzhong
      • Lüeyang Co.
Lixin Wang, Lei Jia, Jie Wu, Chonghao Liu, and Longbo Yang (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(6), 11-21
  • Shandong
    • Jiaodong Peninsula (Jiaodong Gold Province)
      • Yantai
        • Laizhou Co.
          • Cangshang-Sanshandao Gold camp
Jiuhua Xu, Yuling Xie, Yi Han, and Qianmao Li (2004): Geology and Mineral Resources of South China 20(1), 1-6
          • Jiaojia-Xincheng Gold camp
Pengyun Zhao, Xuexiang Gu, and Xiaohua Deng (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(4), 29-35
  • Sichuan
    • Garzê Autonomous Prefecture (Ganzi Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Baiyu Co.
        • Maqiong
Qingmin Jin, Huaguang Xie, and Wenguang Wang (1992): Volcanology and Mineral Resources 13(2), 48-58
    • Ya'an
      • Shimian Co.
Wang Xiaochun (2000): Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 544-547.
  • Tibet
    • Lhasa
      • Maizhokunggar Co. (Mozhugongka Co.)
Wenbao Zheng, Juxing Tang, Fengji Li, Lijuan Ying, Huan Wang, and Xiaoqian Tang (2011): Geological Journal of China Universities 17(2), 337-350; Zhenghua Hu, Juxing Tang, Feng Ding, Wenbao Zheng, Shilin Deng, Yi Yang, Zhi Zhang, Yiyun Wang, Bin Lin, and Shuai Ding (2011): Acta Geoscientica Sinica 32(6), 668-680
  • Xinjiang
    • Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture)
        • Habahe Co. (Kaba Co.; Qaba Co.)
Deng-Hong Wang, Yu-Chuan Chen, Qing-Tong Te, and Yi-Lin Liu (1998): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 17(1), 74-80; Jiaxin Teng and Qingming Wang (2006): Northwestern Geology 39(2), 17-33; Fuquan Yang, Fengming Li, Jihua Qin, Kaiping Zheng, and Feng Liu (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 869-883
  • England
    • Cumbria
      • Eden
        • Hartley
Braithwaite, R.S.W. (1988) Cuproadamite and tennantite from Higher Longrigg mine, Hartley Birkett, Cumbria. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 367, 552-553.
  • Arizona
    • Yavapai Co.
      • Black Hills (Black Hill Range)
        • Verde District
          • Jerome
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 249.
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