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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1813)
Sample: 018RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -15.7166
Longitude: -172.9166
Water Depth(m): 2536 to 2591
Date: 19620822
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Brownish foraminiferal- calcilutite of ~50% fine foram sand. Contains some light green rock grains (<1%) which are apparently non-calcareous and fairly soft-may be volcanic.