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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Eastward
Cruise: EA78
Sample: 35540D
Device: dredge
Latitude: 36.285
Longitude: 17.725
Water Depth(m): 3594 to 3493
Date: 19780920
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Dredge half full of mud with chips of marl dominantly whitish in color some of them with Mn film. A) Marlstone whitish, with Mn coatings, 20 pieces, maximum 7 cm across. B) 2 pieces Pale yellow foraminiferal marl C) Limy mud olive gray, pink and white.