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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-014P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.577
Longitude: -85.482
Water Depth(m): 2788
Date: 19741030
Core length (cm): 512
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 16. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: FORAM OOZE
2 :    16. to 27. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
3 :    27. to 110. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous
calcareous, foraminifera
Geologic Age: Pliocene
4 :    110. to 210. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, sponge spicules
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, diatoms
siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Pliocene
5 :    210. to 320. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, sponge spicules
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Pliocene
6 :    320. to 435. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
siliceous, sponge spicules
Geologic Age: Pliocene
Comments: SILICOFLAGELETT
7 :    435. to 512. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
siliceous, sponge spicules
Geologic Age: Pliocene
Comments: SILICOFLAGELETT
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