Qinghai Plateau


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China / Tibet (Xizang AR) / Qinghai Plateau

Jour­ney De­scrip­tion

Riesiges Gebiet in NO Tibet, welches die Grenze Tibet-Qinghai überschreitet.


Hydrochlorborit: Aus einem unidentifizierten N Ölfeld. Die anderen aus Krusten eines Salzsees.

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Qinghai Plateau, Tibet, CN
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Minerals (Count: 3)

Rocks (Count: 1)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Chün, I., Hsieh, H., Chien, T. & Liu, L. (1964). Preliminary report on the occurrence of a new hydrous magnesium borate - hungchaoite MgO 2B2O3 9H2O in China. Scientia Sinica, 13, S.525-57. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Hsieh, H., Chien, T. & Liu, L. (1964). New mineral - Carboborite, MgCa2(CO3)(B2O5)x10H2O. Scientia Sinica, 13, S.813-21. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Qian, Z., Chen, S., Ma, S. & Liu, X. (1965). Hydrochlorborite, a new hydrous chlor-borate mineral. Acta Geol.Sinica, 45 (2), S.209-16. (Typ-Publ.)