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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-026P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.302
Longitude: -81.142
Water Depth(m): 2856
Date: 19741107
Core length (cm): 411
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 6. 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
2 :    6. to 95. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
Geologic Age: Quaternary
3 :    95. to 130. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: volcanics
Secondary texture: ash
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
manganese
Geologic Age: Quaternary
4 :    130. to 190. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: manganese
siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: Quaternary
5 :    190. to 411. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: Quaternary
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