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Repository: URI [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA015
Sample: 050-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 39.4985
Longitude: 14.9616
Water Depth(m): 698
Date: 20110922
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: trench, continental margin
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Lithology/Mineralogy: sedimentary (organic), limestone
Glass/remarks:notable Mn/Fe oxide coatings
Comments: ROV grab of black manganese crust from a lava cliff at the eastern slope of Palinuro 5. Subsamples: a=URI, b=Italy, c=New Zealand