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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM17 (V1711)
Sample: 085SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -47.5833
Longitude: -43.35
Water Depth(m): 5497 to 5492
Date: 19610606
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Sediment: Soft angular fragments of sandy and silty clay composition, friable when dry. Many have iron manganese coatings.Also some small and large granitic and basaltic pebbles, sand stone, manganese and nodules. Fauna: Worms, ophiuroids, molluscs.