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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM17 (V1711)
Sample: 086SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -45.4833
Longitude: -60.1
Water Depth(m): 225 to 227
Date: 19610611
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 sm plastic bag
Description: Sediments: Medium and fine sands showing very little gradation. Medium sands predominantly. Many well frosted fine sand is 75% quartz, rounded to sub-rounded remaining garins are rock and colored mineral. Fauna: Echnoids, molluscs, worms, corals.