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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


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Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA017
Sample: 035-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 36.5761
Longitude: -11.6499
Water Depth(m): 1084
Date: 20111015
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (intrusive/plutonic), peridotite
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - heavy
Comments: Black rock , a few white corals on it, smooth and Mn covered otherwise not loaded with biota; mid-sized not overly angular, but clean breaks. Highly serpentinized peridotite with serpentine ribbon veins.
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