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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM16 (V1609)
Sample: 035SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -59.3666
Longitude: -132.8166
Water Depth(m): 3975 to 3990
Date: 19600425
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 lrg plastic bag
Description: This sample is composed of quite small(approximately 1 inch), irregular, manganese nodules and manganese coated worm tubes. The organic content is composed almost entirely of worm tubes with a very small percentage of forams and some sponge material.