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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM15 (V1513)
Sample: 133SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -29.9166
Longitude: -42.6333
Water Depth(m): 3972 to 3961
Date: 19590424
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 med plastic bag
Description: About 85% of well rounded rocks, 15% about 4% smaller rock pieces, 8% fine medium sand, and 3% organic remains. The rocks are either igneous or metamorphic consisting of basaltic, monzonite. Organic: cup corals, bryozoa, echinoid spines and pteropods.