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Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM27 (V2710)
Sample: 022RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -34.6833
Longitude: -3.6916
Water Depth(m): 1542 to 1268
Date: 19700121
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 0.454 kg
Comments: ~ 1 lbs
Description: 3 pieces of mud-foraminiferal chalk, pumice. Carbonate content is high. Coarse fraction consists primarily of plantonic foraminifera with negligible echnoid spines.