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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM16 (V1605)
Sample: 016SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -37.15
Longitude: 45.5166
Water Depth(m): 3612 to 3609
Date: 19600111
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: 85% organic and 15% calcareous silt and a few volcanic rocks. There is one black vesicular piece of lava which is mostly glass. About 70% of the trawl is forams,10% is light tan worm tubes, 5% is pteropods and other critters.