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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Robert D. Conrad
Cruise: RC08 (RC0801)
Sample: 001BT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -31.65
Longitude: 8.3833
Water Depth(m): 64 to 46
Date: 19631226
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Calcareous debris-many spherical balls with nodular surfaces. Lithothamnion preciptated CaCo3, some were encrustations on vesicular basalt pebble nuclei. Various types of sponges, bryzoans encrustations, a rusty brown sea cucumber 12 long. Red algae.