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Repository: URI [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA015
Sample: 039-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 39.4807
Longitude: 14.85
Water Depth(m): 262
Date: 20110918
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: trench, continental margin
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Lithology/Mineralogy: sedimentary (chemical), Mn/Fe oxide crusts and nodules
Comments: ROV grab of manganese crust (slab samples). Solid, hard crust, with some bio and sediment inclusions. Stored at room temp. Subsamples: a=URI, b=Italy, c=New Zealand