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Repository: URI [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA015
Sample: 018-ROVS
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 38.6385
Longitude: 14.0065
Water Depth(m): 432
Date: 20110917
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: trench, continental margin
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Lithology/Mineralogy: sedimentary (chemical), Mn/Fe oxide crusts and nodules matrix cement lithified sediment
Weathering/Metamorphism: metamorphism - hydrothermal
Comments: ROV slurp of orange-red bacterial material from large mound on Enarete. Temperature of material: 16.5 C. Stored in -80 C. Subsamples: a=URI, b=Italy, c=New Zealand, d=Bigelow labs