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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM17 (V1707)
Sample: 008SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -43.2333
Longitude: -75.45
Water Depth(m): 3219 to 3219
Date: 19610323
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 sm plastic bag
Description: Medium to coarse sand grains and small pebbles, angular to rounded, of fairly soft friable argillaceous composition; either an exceptionally hard clay or possibly an altered shale(?). 1 plump Holothurian (15cm) some copepods, assorted worms.