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Repository: URI [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA015
Sample: 054-ROVS
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 38.7309
Longitude: 15.1913
Water Depth(m): 1000
Date: 20110923
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: trench, continental margin
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Lithology/Mineralogy: sediments (unconsolidated), clay, calcareous (1-30% biogenous matter-calcareous)
Comments: ROV slurp of possible fracture zone pumice. At surface, sample appears to be mostly clay with some rock. Stored at room temp in vials. Subsamples: a=URI, b=New Zealand