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Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA018
Sample: 012-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 36.8338
Longitude: 11.879
Water Depth(m): 274
Date: 20111027
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: sedimentary (chemical), Mn/Fe oxide crusts and nodules
Comments: 2 pieces, most likely bio encrustations. Both are oblong ~3/4 length of box and taper towards ends