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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK840428-05
Sample: KK840428 STA57 RD27
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 29.63383
Longitude: 179.29917
Water Depth(m): 1865 to 1585
Date: 19840717
IGSN: UHMHAP1RB
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province

SE Handcock Seamount; Stafix 12:56:05Z 29 38.03' N 179 17.95'E. 1585-1865 m depth range. 4
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Comments: One rock was preserved with a sponge and a calcareous worm like structure. A strange net like type of coral dirty grey in color, the sponge and the worm structure were also dirty white colored. Stafix 12:56:05Z 29 38.03' N 179 17.95'E. 1585-1865 m depth range. 4 (four) bags collected - rubble slope material - fairly mature cum 2 generations of Mn crusts, one type several mm of crust, other type up to 1.5 cm thick - botryoidal for the latter. , some uncoated matter - thicker crusts on older looking basalt., couple pieces of stained limestone.
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