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Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA017
Sample: 044-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 36.5798
Longitude: -11.6304
Water Depth(m): 640
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: Small rock, ~20 cm, heavily encrusted with sediment and biologic material, weathered serpentinized peridote with serp cobble conglomerate; serpentinite breccia with breccia on outside.