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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-020P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.743
Longitude: -82.738
Water Depth(m): 1448
Date: 19741101
Core length (cm): 347
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 24. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: Quaternary
2 :    24. to 126. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: FORAM OOZE
3 :    126. to 347. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous
siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Pliocene
Comments: SILICOFLAGETTES
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