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Repository: Scripps Institution of Oceanography
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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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When you refer to individual samples/data in the IMLGS, please cite each source repository whose data you use.

More Information and how to cite the IMLGS: doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8.


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