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

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Deep sea coral. Dead coral bush being colonized by large single-polyp white octocorals. A bivalve also appears attached to the dead coral trunk.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Deep sea coral. White translucent octocorals.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Deep sea coral. Closeup of white translucent octocorals.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Deep sea coral. Pennatulacean coral.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Deep sea coral. Pennatulacean coral.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Deep sea coral. Pennatulacean coral.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Deep sea coral. Pennatulacean coral.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A white crinoid on a glass sponge
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Base of a yellow-brown crinoid with a delicate white coral in the background.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Yellow-brown crinoid with a black coral bush with white polyps in the background.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Large white crinoids with numerous small sponges on rock outcrop
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Seemingly a garden of white and yellow-brown crinoids.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A black crinoid on a dead coral bush? sponge?
Gulf of Mexico, North
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White sponge with a small crinoid. Hydroids to left and right of sponge.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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White sponge and orange anemone on rock outcrop.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Looking down into a white vase sponge with round concretions? round animals? perhaps the hiding place of pieces of eight from Blackbeard's treasure.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A large knobby sponge with zoanthids and hydroids.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A large knobby sponge with zoanthids and hydroids.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A spectacular glass sponge with two small orange octocoral bushes on a rock outcrop.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A golden crab (Chaceon fenneri) seemingly guarding a spectacular group of Venus flower basket glass sponges (Euplectella aspergillum).
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A spectacular group of Venus flower basket glass sponges (Euplectella aspergillum) glass sponges with a squat lobster in the middle.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A golden crab (Chaceon fenneri) contemplates a spectacular group of Venus flower basket glass sponges (Euplectella aspergillum).
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A yellow sponge
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Stalk of a glass sponge with a yellowish white crinoid.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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White sponge on a vertical rock face.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A yellow sponge, a cup coral, and a small white coral.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Yellow sponge with translucent material and a small stylaster coral in the background.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Yellow sponge, crinoids, small corals and other life forms.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Two venus flower basket glass sponges with a squat lobster.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Stalk of glass sponge with hydroids growing on top.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Large translucent glass sponge, smaller yellow and white sponges. Note shrimp on large sponge on left side. Small white urchin to right of big sponge.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Stalked white sponge growing from rock face.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A white glass sponge on a rock outcrop.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Translucent stalked sponge blending in with sand cover over black rock.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Brown sponge growing from rock wall.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A festive white sponge on a stalk.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Closeup of white stalked sponge seen in image expl7535.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A festive white sponge on a stalk anchored to rock wall devoid of surrounding sediment.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Translucent tunicate? in middle left of image. A tube worm is below. Numerous triangular pteropod shells are seen.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A glass sponge and a bamboo coral.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A stalked glass sponge on a steep slope.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Dead glass sponges on partially sediment covered rock slope.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A white stalked glass sponge.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A stalked glass sponge.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A stalked glass sponge.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A large white anemone and small lollipop sponges.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Small lollipop sponges growing in broken coral debris.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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Partially sediment covered zoanthids, a blue sponge, and a translucent sponge.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A small blue sponge.
Gulf of Mexico, North
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A small yellow sponge.
Gulf of Mexico, North

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