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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM17 (V1703)
Sample: 006RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 23.0583
Longitude: -90.7666
Water Depth(m): 2244
Date: 19610105
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 sm plastic bag
Description: Brown lutite with foraminifera with foraminifera, some shells and small shell fragments. Clayey foraminiferal chalk ooze, Planktonic foraminifera dominates coarse fraction (50%), with rare benthonic and arenaceous foraminifera, very rare pteropod.