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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK840824-02
Sample: KK840824 STA90 RD64
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 23.97917
Longitude: -164.36333
Water Depth(m): 2200 to 1750
Date: 19840906
Storage: room temperature, dry

Necker Is., N Flank
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Comments: ~ 10 lbs. 9 samples, all hand specimens. No tags. All samples have Fe-Mn crusts. Substrate is predominately brown, calcareous, indurated sediment with evidence of bioturbation (large burrows, open, with Mn lining). Crusts range from 1 cm to < 1 mm in thickness. depth range: 1750 - 2200 m.