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Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Catalog of Images

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Small but deadly brownish red anemone is eating fish.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Small but deadly brownish red anemone is eating fish.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Small but deadly brownish red anemone is eating fish.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Small but deadly brownish red anemone is eating fish.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Small but deadly brownish red anemone is eating fish.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Two large white anemones with orange pink mouths.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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White anemone tentacles surrounding orange-pink mouth
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Closeup of orange anemone tentacles
Gulf of Mexico, North
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??? Whatever this is, it seems to have eleven tentacles. Starfish? anemone?
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Possibly a large solitary hydroid
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Looking down on a large white anemone. In the foreground is a dead coral bush colonized by white, almost translucent, zooanthids.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Small brownish pink anemone with tentacles retracted next to large white anemone
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Small brownish pink anemone with tentacles retracted
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Large orange pink anemone on yellow octocoral with feeding barnacles to left of anemone
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Large white anemones in a yellow octocoral
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Purplish red cerianthid tube anemone in sand substrate
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Purplish red cerianthid tube anemone in sand substrate
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Large white anemone attached to octocoral bush
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Venus fly trap anemone
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Pinkish antipatharia coral bush
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Pinkish polyps of antipatharia coral (black coral) with green tinted shrimp. (Bathypathes sp.)
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Pinkish polyps of antipatharia coral (black coral - Bathypathes sp.) with green bellied shrimp
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Orange antipatharia whip coral (black coral) with dead section colonized by hydroids and a few zooanthids.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Orange antipatharia whip coral (black coral) with dead section colonized by hydroids and a few zooanthids.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Closeup of polyps of orange antipatharia whip coral (black coral)
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Large orange antipatharia whip coral (black coral)
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Large antipatharia coral bush with white polyps
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Large antipatharia coral bush with white polyps and large white squat lobster.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Large antipatharia coral bush with white polyps and large white squat lobster.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Base of antipatharia coral bush (black coral)
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Beautiful white polyps on antipatharia coral bush (black coral)
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Beautiful white polyps on antipatharia coral bush (black coral); hydroid below left side of coral bush; yellow crinoid in bottom right.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Beautiful white polyps on antipatharia coral bush (black coral)
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Beautiful white polyps on antipatharia coral bush (black coral); note zooanthids colonizing dead branch to left. A Leiopathes black coral colony at 425 meters depth on the West Florida escarpment. Red lasers are visible on the branches and polyps near the middle of the screen, 10 centimeters apart. Based on published growth rates, this black coral could be between 400 and 1000 years old.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Beautiful white polyps on antipatharia coral bush; hydroid in bottom center, and white zooanthids
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Black coral bush with white polyps and colonized by small white zoanthids on large branch above crack.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Base of a black coral bush with many small life forms both on the base and in the near vicinity.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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White polyps on an antipatharia coral bush (black coral).
Gulf of Mexico, North
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The base of an antipatharia coral (black coral)
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A large antipatharia coral (black coral) with white polyps on a rock and sand substrate.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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White polyps on an antipatharia coral (black coral), a blue sponge, yellow sponge, and possibly a large red sponge behind coral bush.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Pink antipatharia polyps (black coral) extended on a dense coral bush.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Orange antipatharia whip coral with smaller white bamboo corals. A white ruffle sponge is on rock outcrop to right.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Orange antipatharia whip coral with smaller white bamboo corals. Bamboo corals have large white starfish and a number of yellow crinoid feather stars in branches.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Polyps of orange antipatharia whip coral
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Orange antipatharia whip coral in left foreground with white bamboo octocoral behind with large white starfish
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Yellow antipatharia whip coral
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Yellow antipatharia whip coral
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Yellow antipatharia whip coral
Gulf of Mexico, North
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An orange antipatharia coral (black coral)
Gulf of Mexico, North

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