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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM17 (V1707)
Sample: 016SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -47.05
Longitude: -75.5333
Water Depth(m): 176 to 161
Date: 19610325
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 med plastic bag
Description: Sediment: Sand and pebbles and some large cobbles 10 cm + in diameter. Mostly granitic rock detritus, dark minerals and fine shell material. Organic very high. Bottom fauna: many worms, corals, asteroids, ophiuroids.