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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM15 (V1518)
Sample: 165SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: 39.3666
Longitude: -73.0833
Water Depth(m): 55 to 55
Date: 19590712
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: This trawl contains 92% round to subround quartzose sand (quartz grains, dark minerals including magnetite, diopside, glauconite (?), feldspar, etc; and rock grains) and about 3% weathered organic debris (pelecypod fragments and echnoid pieces).