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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-028P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.313
Longitude: -81.192
Water Depth(m): 2534
Date: 19741107
Core length (cm): 432
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 18. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
calcareous, foraminifera
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
2 :    18. to 155. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
calcareous, foraminifera
Geologic Age: Quaternary
3 :    155. to 319. 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
4 :    319. to 432. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: SOME ASH
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