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Coral sand deposits

BRSMG-Cc6159

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

22 July 1874 - 22 July 1874

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

22 July 1874

Area:

Tonga Islands

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

18-240 fathoms

Notes:

Label reads: Calcareous Foraminiferal Sand. Coral sand. Reefs, Tongatabu, Friendly Isles. Note: From station 172 or 172A.
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