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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1814)
Sample: 024RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -12.1
Longitude: -160.9
Water Depth(m): 2518 to 2239
Date: 19620901
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Light brown foraminiferal calcilutite (~50% forams) with ~5% gry-brown and yellow-tan mudstones and siltstones, some with partial manganese coatings. Less than 1% of the sand is manganese grains.