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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1807)
Sample: 009RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -55.475
Longitude: -65.9416
Water Depth(m): 1966 to 1719
Date: 19620315
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Indurated lutite (claystone) mixed with a few igneous cobbles. Dark green claystone; light green claystone contains forams, pelecypod shells, coral and echnoid spines. Sponge spicules in light yellowish-brown claystones.