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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM21 (V2112)
Sample: 008RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 23.0166
Longitude: -159.35
Water Depth(m): 4856
Date: 19650929
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: The sample contained one pebble of scoria (3 cm) and a flat piece of what appears to be a manganese crust. The main part of the sample is composed of gray arenaceous foraminifera (1-1.5 cm) pteropods, 2 ophimoidea and one coral polypoid and a pelecypod.