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Ropy lava

OUMNH-Hist.Rocks 4114

Holding institution:

Donor:

H.N. Moseley

Licence:

Creative Commons CC BY NC SA

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

12 August 1875 - 19 August 1875

Form:

Dry

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

12 August 1875 - 19 August 1875

Area:

Kilauea, Hawaii Island, Hawaii, USA

Water body:

Eastern Central Pacific Ocean

Notes:

Specimens in rectangular glass-topped box. Handwritten label by A.H. Green attached to lid reads "Ropy Lava. Kilauea. Prof. Moseley. Challenger Voyage.". Blue/green printed label attached to lid reads "ROPY LAVA.". To see Oxford University Museum of Natural History's database go to http://www.oum.ox.ac.uk/collect/lifecoll2.htm
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