World Data Service for Geophysics
Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS)
Manus Basin. Samples 2,4,5 and two unnumbered samples available from this dredge.
|Comments:||~35 kg vesicular plag-phyric pillow fragments with mainly thin (5 mm) vesicular glassy rinds. Some rinds up to 1 cm. Average vesicle content ~10% with vesicles up to 1 cm. One piece with multiple glass selvedges giving a layered appearance - 5 glass ***janes*** inward from exterior margin. 3 peieces (~150 grams) white pumice. 5 pails + 1 bag = 6 total.|