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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-022P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.338
Longitude: -81.138
Water Depth(m): 2611
Date: 19741106
Core length (cm): 240
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 6. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: ALSO MICRO-MN
2 :    6. to 120. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
3 :    120. to 240. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
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