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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1806)
Sample: 030SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -62.7333
Longitude: -69.8166
Water Depth(m): 3964 to 3955
Date: 19620302
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Dark grayish-brown sandy gravel containing a small amount of silt and lutite. Fossils are scarce except for several spieces of arenaceous forams, mostly Lituolids. Small cobbles make up 10% of the sample pebbles 80% sand 5% and silt and lutite 3 % and 2%