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Globigerina ooze deposits

BRSMG-Cc6149

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

18 August 1874 - 19 August 1874

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

18 August 1874 - 19 August 1874

Area:

Off Vanuatu

Water body:

Coral Sea

Notes:

Label reads: Globigerina ooze in the process of forming Globigerina Limestone. Dredged off Ri Island New Ebrides. Depth 1(2)?9 fathoms. Note: New Ebrides now Vanuatu. Ri island unknown
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