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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Sample: CCTW03MV-038G
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: -0.045
Longitude: -81.493
Water Depth(m): 1287
Date: 19741111
Core length (cm): 17
Diameter (cm): 4
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 12. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: volcanics
Secondary texture: ash
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
2 :    12. to 17. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Pliocene