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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM34 (V3406)
Sample: 070
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -12.15
Longitude: 50.533
Water Depth(m): 3879
Date: 19770814
IGSN: DSR000CW0
Core length (cm): 681
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    0. to 83. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: muddy sand
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sand
Components: calcareous, nannofossils
siliceous, sponge spicules
Comments: GRADED BED
2 :    83. to 138. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: muddy sand
Components: calcareous, nannofossils
siliceous, sponge spicules
3 :    138. to 145. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sand
Components: terrigenous
calcareous, biogenic
4 :    145. to 681. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: muddy sand
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sand
Components: calcareous, nannofossils
terrigenous
Comments: GRADED INTERBED
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