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Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA018
Sample: 009-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 36.8468
Longitude: 11.8773
Water Depth(m): 164
Date: 20111026
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: sediments (unconsolidated), coral
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - light
Comments: Large encrusted rock with red algae and small corals; rectangular, flat, takes up nearly entire box; biogenic; sponges, corals, bivalve, red algae