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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM29 (V2906)
Sample: 009RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -32.6333
Longitude: 1.1166
Water Depth(m): 3510
Date: 19720427
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Rock and rock fragments averaging 10-20 cm in diameter were recovered. Specimens include fluted marble, chert, basalt, limestone and fossiliferous (coral) limestone, manganese crust, and indurated siliceous concretions. Cemented and encrusted by manganese