World Data Service for Geophysics

Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS)
an international partnership


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: DODO (DODO05AR)
Sample: DODO05AR-087P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -16.217
Longitude: 86.1
Water Depth(m): 5134
Date: 19640630
Core length (cm): 61
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 20. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: volcanics
Secondary texture: glass shards
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
calcareous, nannofossils
Geologic Age: Quaternary
2 :    20. to 61. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Eocene
Comments: MIDDLE