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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Eastward
Cruise: EA75
Sample: 1587D
Device: dredge
Latitude: 19.9
Longitude: -69
Water Depth(m): 500 to 600
Date: 1975
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 9.072 kg
Comments: 20 lbs
Description: Bioclastic calcarenite and calcilutite, well lithified in upper part with some grading, poorly sorted (pliocene); Calcilutites with fragmented colonial corals; sea biscuits, algal ball fragmented corals (recent).