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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-013P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.505
Longitude: -85.553
Water Depth(m): 2973
Date: 19741029
Core length (cm): 790
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 70. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, nannofossils
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: FORAM OOZE
2 :    70. to 210. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
3 :    210. to 490. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: Quaternary
4 :    490. to 790. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, diatoms
siliceous, sponge spicules
Geologic Age: Pliocene
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