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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM15 (V1511)
Sample: 113SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -56.6383
Longitude: -67.3
Water Depth(m): 282
Date: 19590313
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 med plastic bag
Description: Almost entirely of the calcareous hard parts of benthic organisms. No minerals or rock fragments are present. Bryozoa 65%, benthonic forams 10%, broken pelecypod fragments 10%, echnoid spins 9%, gastropods 5%, worm tubes 1%.