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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1803)
Sample: 006SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -8
Longitude: -34.6666
Water Depth(m): 33 to 33
Date: 19620119
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Brown, sandy, fossiliferous limestone. The limestone occurs as fragments ranging up to 2 cm. and more in lenght. These fragments are rounded, porous, and cavernous in texture. They are extensively permeated by worm holes. They comprise about 55% of the se