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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-019P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.753
Longitude: -82.738
Water Depth(m): 1408
Date: 19741031
Core length (cm): 382
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 15. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
2 :    15. to 70. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
3 :    70. to 143. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
4 :    143. to 210. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: crusts
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
5 :    210. to 330. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
6 :    330. to 382. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: calcareous, nannofossils
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
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