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Data set name

GEOCORES- MARINE GEOLOGICAL SAMPLE COLLECTION AND DATA BASE

Data holding centreMUSEUM NATIONAL D'HISTOIRE NATURELLE / LABORATOIRE DE GEOLOGIE (MNHN)
CountryFrance  France
Time period1970 -->
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Océan Indien, Mer Rouge, Méditerranée, Atlantique Nord, Pacifique (Ouest et Sud), Mer Caspienne

Observations 
Parameters

Mineralogical composition; Lithology

Instruments

Optical microscopes; mass spectrometers; X-ray diffractometers

Description 
Summary

Preservation for scientific uses of the lithological, chemical and stratigraphical data from the analyses of the rocks and sediments stored in the marine samples collection GEOCORES of the Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris.

OriginatorsMUSEUM NATIONAL D'HISTOIRE NATURELLE / LABORATOIRE DE GEOLOGIE (MNHN)
Data web sitehttp://www.mnhn.fr/mnhn/geo/colocean.htm
Availability 
OrganisationMUSEUM NATIONAL D'HISTOIRE NATURELLE / LABORATOIRE DE GEOLOGIE (MNHN)
AvailabilityNo access
ContactDir. Sci. de la Lithothèque Marine MNHN
Address

MUSEUM NATIONAL D'HISTOIRE NATURELLE / LABORATOIRE DE GEOLOGIE (MNHN)
43 rue Buffon
PARIS CEDEX 05

75231
France

Telephone+33(0)1 40 79 34 71
Emailcaulet@cirms.mnhn.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierMNHP06
Global identifier4639
Last revised2006-02-16