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Setting and Origin of Iron Oxide-Copper-Cobalt-Gold-Rare Earth Element Deposits of Southeast Missouri

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Aleinikoff, J.N., Selby, D., Day, W.C., Slack, J.F., Pillers, R.M., Seeger, C., and Samson, I.M., 2013, U-Pb and Re-Os geochronology of REE-rich breccia pipes from the Mesoproterozoic Pea Ridge Fe-REE-Au deposit, St. Francois Mountains, Missouri: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 45, p. 499.

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Day, W.C., Kisvarsanyi, E.B., Nuelle, L.M., Marikos, M.A., and Seeger, C.M., 1989, New data on the origin of the Pea Ridge iron-apatite deposit, southeast Missouri---Implications for Olympic Dam-type deposits: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 21, no. 6, p. A132.

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Hofstra, A.H., Meighan, C.J., and Emsbo, P., 2013, Microthermometric and ion ratio analyses of fluid inclusions from the Pea Ridge iron oxide-apatite (IOA) and Boss-Bixby iron oxide copper-gold (IOCG) deposits support a magmatic-hydrothermal origin: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 45, p. 499.

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Johnson, C.A., Day, W.C., and Rye, R.O., 2013, Stable isotope geochemistry of the Pea Ridge iron oxide-rare earth element deposit, St. Francois Mountains, southeastern Missouri: Temperature of ore formation, source of hydrothermal fluid, and source of sulfur: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 45, p. 499.

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