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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Robert D. Conrad
Cruise: RC08 (RC0812)
Sample: 009RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 33.5466
Longitude: -62.3583
Water Depth(m): 1972 to 1692
Date: 19640816
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Sample consisted of 3 pieces of coral broken off the bottom, plus 1/2 dozen rock fragments, several of which showed fresh fractures.Rock composed of many small angular fragments of oxidized basalt? cemented together with CaCo3, Coated with MnO2 on expose