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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM27 (V2707)
Sample: 016RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 36.7633
Longitude: -14.2616
Water Depth(m): 366 to 331
Date: 19691111
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 36.288 kg
Comments: 80 lbs of rocks
Description: Basalt with shell fragments and worm tubes attached. 21 limestones, shelly, intensely burrowed, negligible manganese crust, a few have coral fragments attached. 2 fragments of twig coral.