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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-017P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.722
Longitude: -82.772
Water Depth(m): 1671
Date: 19741031
Core length (cm): 522
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 210. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: FORAM OOZE
2 :    210. to 220. cm in core
Comments: LOST
3 :    220. to 260. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: FORAM OOZE
4 :    260. to 522. 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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