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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM21 (V2112)
Sample: 003RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 31.5166
Longitude: -159.7
Water Depth(m): 5720
Date: 19650924
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Manganese nodules, (4-5 cm). Nodules are egg shaped and do not appear to have any top/bottom oreintation, several sharks teeth were found in sample. Some biological creatures- pelecypods (small and transparent and a few crustaceans.