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

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A relatively delicate purplish-white Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral.
Block Canyon, east wall 1345-1239m 20130719T190342Z
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A relatively delicate purplish-white Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with associated brittle stars.
Block Canyon, east wall 1345-1239m 20130719T190614Z
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A Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral growing on a rock outcrop with cold-seep community mussels littering the seafloor in the background. Cup corals in the foreground and brittle stars on the Paragorgia branches.
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T183550Z
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A Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral growing on a rock outcrop with cold-seep community mussels littering the seafloor in the background. Cup corals in the foreground and brittle stars on the Paragorgia branches.
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T190309Z
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A beautiful whitish-purple Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral.
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T192858Z
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A beautiful white Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with brittle star and small anemone.
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T193342Z
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Base of a very large Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral.
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T193638Z
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A robust Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with polyps extended. .
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T195128Z
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A Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with polyps extended while providing habitat for an orange anemone.
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T195243Z
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A white and a pink Paragorgia sp. deep sea corals. The pink Paragorgia has numerous brittle stars in its branches while the white has no apparent brittle stars. Numerous cup corals are seen at the base of both coral bushes.
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T201359Z
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Branches of the pink Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral seen in expl9357. Look closely and you can find the intertwined arms of numerous brittle stars.
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T201503Z
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White and pink Paragorgia sp. deep sea corals each with brittle stars.
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T205530Z
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Branches of a Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with brittle stars exhibiting two different colors, whitish and reddish-pink.
Minor canyon near Shallop Canyon, 1131-1034m 20130802T190125Z
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A huge, very robust Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral attached to a vertical ledge. Numerous squat lobsters are on the Paragorgia coral bush. . Sponges, a small coral, and cup corals are near the base of the bush. Look for the two red laser lights in the bush. They are 10-cm apart. This bush is at least 1.5 meters across and 2-meters high.
Nygren Canyon, northeastern flank, 910-661m 20130808T190332Z
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Coral polyps on a Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral.
Nygren Canyon, northeastern flank, 910-661m 20130808T190430Z
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Coral polyps on a Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. A squat lobster is in the lower middle and the arms of a small brittle star are seen to the left. What appears to be a small glass sponge is in the upper right. Two shrimp can be found in the image.
Nygren Canyon, northeastern flank, 910-661m 20130808T190527Z
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A Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with polyps extended and providing habitat for gooseneck barnacles.
Nygren Canyon, northeastern flank, 910-661m 20130808T190733Z
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A Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with polyps extended and providing habitat for a white octocoral with polyps extended.
Nygren Canyon, northeastern flank, 910-661m 20130808T191305Z
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A large whitish purple Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with its main trunk broken. The remaining coral branches and polyps appear healthy.
20130604T193720Z
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Close-up of brittle stars on whitish-purple Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral.
20130604T193411Z
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Whitish-purple Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with numerous brittle stars.
Block Canyon, east wall 1345-1239m 20130719T190515Z
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Small anemone on whitish-purple Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral.
New England Seep 1, 1421-1409m 20130721T192939Z
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Brittle stars on outer branches of Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral.
Oceanographer Canyon, west wall, 1236-1150m 20130803T172134Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with polyps extended. Upper right is a small bamboo coral with polyps extended. The white smooth material at top of image appears to be a worm-like animal. Each has a white tip at the end in sight. One is seen curled around the bamboo coral also.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 20130809T154506Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. A huge pink colony and smaller pink and white colonies. Sponges, cup corals and a bamboo coral are also seen.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 20130809T164725Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. Closeup of coral branch with polyps both extended and retracted.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 20130809T180239Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. Large Paragorgia bushes attached to a vertical wall with white sponges also seen.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 20130809T180353Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. A red and white banded shrimp on the coral bush.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 20130809T180430Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. Large white and pink Paragorgia bushes extending out from a vertical wall.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 20130809T181233Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. A robust Paragorgia bush with numerous brittle stars. The extended polyps give a striking effect to the image.
Lydonia Canyon, southwestern wall, 1236-1136m 20130813T194535Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. A white crinoid and a brittle star use the bush for habitat.
Lydonia Canyon, southwestern wall, 1236-1136m 20130813T194652Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. A large bush on a near vertical wall. An anthomastus coral is in the upper left corner.
Lydonia Canyon, southwestern wall, 1236-1136m 20130813T194719Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. This bright red coral has bright red brittle stars wrapped around its branches. The peachwhite crinkly material in the image center is unidentified.
Lydonia Canyon, southwestern wall, 1236-1136m 20130813T194921Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. This bright red coral has bright red brittle stars wrapped around its branches.
Lydonia Canyon, southwestern wall, 1236-1136m 20130813T194928Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. Egg-bearing sea spiders and a small squat lobster on branches of a Paragorgia bush.
Oceanographer Canyon, southeastern wall, 1246-891m 20130814T161223Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. Egg-bearing sea spiders on branches of a Paragorgia bush.
Oceanographer Canyon, southeastern wall, 1246-891m 20130814T161519Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral with polyps extended. Shark or skate egg cases are seen in the lower left and a red and white shrimp in the upper left.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 2013 0809T162020Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea corals. White and pink corals with polyps extended.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 2013 0809T163918Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. Large pink and white coral bushes on a vertical wall.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 2013 0809T175725Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. A striking combination of pink Paragorgia with polyps extended and white Paragorgia with polyps retracted. A large cup coral is in the lower left and a large brown brittle star is on the white Paragorgia coral.
2013 0604T195328Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral extending out from a vertical wall. A smaller bamboo coral is seen below the Paragorgia. A large urchin is in the upper right and a yellow crinoid in the lower right.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 2013 0809T153953Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral extending out from a vertical wall. A smaller bamboo coral is seen below the Paragorgia. A large urchin is in the upper right and a yellow crinoid in the lower right. Whitish-gray sponges are seen on the wall on the left side of the image.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 2013 0809T153933Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. White and pink Paragorgia bushes and bamboo corals are seen on a vertical wall. Sponges and cup corals are also seen.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 2013 0809T160438Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. A large white Paragorgia bush.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 2013 0809T160315Z
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Paragorgia sp. deep sea coral. Notice the small corals beginning to "sprout" to the left of the base of the large bush.
2013 0604T193634Z
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A small paragorgia coral with polyps extended and large cup corals. Deep sea coral.
Minor canyon near Shallop Canyon, 1131-1034m 20130802T175002Z
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Deep sea coral. A small paragorgia coral with polyps retracted.
Heezen Canyon, southwestern wall, 924-742m 20130809T153146Z
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A small paragorgia coral with polyps retracted extending horizontally outward from a ledge. Acesta clams are also seen and yellow paramuricean coral. Deep sea coral.
Oceanographer Canyon, west wall, 1236-1150m 20130803T193625Z
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Deep sea coral.
Atlantis Canyon, east wall 1800-1600m 20130716T143247Z
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Deep sea coral.
Atlantis Canyon, east wall 1800-1600m 20130716T143719Z

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