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Coral sand deposits

BRSMG-Cc6140

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 July 1875 - 11 August 1875

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

27 July 1875 - 11 August 1875

Area:

Reefs, Honolulu, Sandwich Isles, Hawaii

Water body:

Eastern Central Pacific Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

8-40 fathoms

Notes:

Label reads: Calcareous foraminiferal sand. Coral sand. Reefs, Honolulu, Sandwich Isles.
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