|Repository:||University of Hawaii at Manoa
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|Sample:||KK810626-5 STA98 RD73|
|Water Depth(m):||1835 to 1700|
|Storage:||room temperature, dry|
|Province:||seamount or seamount province|
MidPacific Seamount. Eight buckets of samples labeled 1-5 available.
|Comments:||250 lbs (115 kgs) in five bags + lab samples. North side of seamount dredged. Hey, we got some real neat stuff. Dredge bag dragged up northeast side of seamount from 1835 m water depth to 1700 m. Reflection records reveal reef complex capped by pelagic sediments atop seamount. No volcanics, Mn- encrusted limestone made up entire dredge. Cretaceous reef complex - indicated by presence of rudist. fragments. Benthonic forams, other mollusks, coral fragments also contained within rocks. Also present in dredge were a few samples of pelagic limestone, age unknown.|