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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-015P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.465
Longitude: -85.573
Water Depth(m): 2949
Date: 19741030
Core length (cm): 686
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 10. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: FORAM OOZE
2 :    10. to 63. 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 :    63. to 520. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: Quaternary
4 :    520. to 686. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, sponge spicules
Secondary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
calcareous, foraminifera
Geologic Age: Quaternary
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