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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM28 (V2803)
Sample: 001RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 67.8
Longitude: -18.6333
Water Depth(m): 607 to 708
Date: 19700812
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1500 lbs of rock
Description: Angular to round ranging in size from gravel to large boulders to 150 lbs. Many are vesicular basalt. Other rock types present include schist, phyllite, granite pegmatite and sedimentary. Faunal element sparse consisting of 1 starfish and 1 echinoderm.