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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1814)
Sample: 119SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -12.45
Longitude: -159.4166
Water Depth(m): 5008 to 5026
Date: 19620904
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Manganese occuring in 1-3 cm well rounded nodules or ~2-3 cm crusts. At least 23 sharks teeth, many heavily encrusted, many large and old. Some yellowish brown lutite and a few forams found in some of the nodule cracks indicating the surface layer type.