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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM15 (V1516)
Sample: 152SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: 18.7583
Longitude: -66.5083
Water Depth(m): 2063 to 2089
Date: 19590613
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Trawl sample is almost entirely organic remains. Most numerous types are pteropods and ostracod followed by about 1/2 as many forams and a few radiolarians. There is a little tan, colloidal to silt size, mineral material in the sample, probably < 1%.