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Lava rock

GLAHM 156579.19

Holding institution:

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 July 1873 - 26 April 1876

Form:

Dry

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

27 July 1873 - 26 April 1876

Area:

Bird Island (Battowia), St Vincent, Cape Verde

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

Notes:

Label reads: No 15. Transition from fibrous to compact lava to be made at right angles. From dike in Bird Island, St Vincent, CV.Explains the light coloured rocks with white specks from other parts of the island.
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