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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM16 (V1610)
Sample: 039SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -50.8833
Longitude: -62.5833
Water Depth(m): 157 to 157
Date: 19600519
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 med plastic bag
Description: Sand including some pea sized pebbles and about 3% organic debris. The sand is about 4% quartz, 30% dark-grains and 30% rock material, mostly gneissic. Fauna: bryozoans, worm tubes, gastropods, forams, echinoids, coral and various planktonic critters.