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

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Two bamboo coral bushes, a white urchin, and a red shrimp swimming to the right. Numerous dead mussel shells indicate close proximity to an active or perhaps former cold seep site.
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A "black coral" bush and a large pink squat lobster. This species of coral and accompanying squat lobster seem to occur together on a regular basis. A large white spherical urchin is also seen.
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Large pink squat lobsters and large pink brittle stars on Acanella sp. coral bushes. Different species of squat lobsters are seen in the rocks including two white squat lobsters and at least three small grayish squat lobsters seen amidst the rocks. A small fish is seen in the left center below the left most brittle star.
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Moving the ROV to the left a bit, the second white squat lobster comes into clear view. A large brittle star is seen in the Acanella sp. coral and the chelae of a large squat lobster.
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Large pink squat lobsters and large brittle stars cover a somewhat sickly looking Acanella sp. coral bush.
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Numerous large brittle stars in a bamboo coral bush.
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Numerous large brittle stars and a large pink squat lobster in an ocotocoral bush.
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Numerous large brittle stars on large paramuricean corals.
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Numerous large brittle stars and a large pink squat lobster on a large paramuricean coral.
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Numerous Paramuricea sp. coral bushes on a somewhat dreary looking undersea hillside.
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A large Paramuricea coral bush with large brittle stars and squat lobsters. A rattail fish is seen in the water column.
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Two large brittle stars on a Paramuricea coral bush.
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A large brittle star with a regenerating leg on a Paramuricea coral.
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Paramuricea sp. coral, a large deepsea fish, two squat lobsters of different species, and two orange anemones.
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A large Paramuricea coral bush with brittle stars, squat lobsters, and yellow zoanthids.
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A large Paramuricea coral bush with brittle stars, squat lobsters, and a closeup of yellow zoanthids.
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Paramuricea coral bushes colonizing a topographic high. The outcrop is also colonized by small purple octocorals and a white sponge. Dead mussel shells surround the area indicating a former cold seep site.
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Paramuricea coral bushes colonizing a topographic high. The outcrop is also colonized by small purple octocorals.
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A large Paramuricea coral bush with a huge brittle star, numerous smaller brittle stars, and a small squat lobster hanging out at the base of the bush. This large bush is anchored on a relatively small rock.
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A Paramuricea coral bush with squat lobster and brittle stars anchored on a relatively small rock outcrop.
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"Roots" of a bamboo coral bush that has somehow been uprooted .
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"Roots" of a bamboo coral bush that has somehow been uprooted .
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Two red shrimp help locate an otherwise almost invisible small white bamboo coral bush.
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Two red shrimp help locate an otherwise almost invisible small white bamboo coral bush.
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A small red Swiftia sp.? octocoral bush.
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A small red Swiftia sp.? octocoral bush.
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Remains of coral bush colonized by small translucent octocorals and a gooseneck barnacle with cirri extended.
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Remains of coral bush colonized by small translucent octocorals and a gooseneck barnacle.
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Stalk of an octocoral bush with yellow polyps extended and an associated pink brittle star.
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A small white octocoral bush.
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A yellow octocoral with an associated pink brittle star.
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Blending in nicely with the surrounding substrate, a white pen coral and a white bamboo coral bush are seen on sand and mud bottom material.
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A small bamboo coral bush with a red shrimp.
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A small Paramuicea sp. coral bush with associated brittle star. A white shrimp is near the base of the coral bush.
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A Paramuicea sp. coral bush with associated brittle star.
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A yellow Paramuricea sp. coral bush next to a pink Paragorgia sp. coral. Large brittle stars are often found on Paramuricea corals. Note the small white brittle star on the rock substrate below the yellow coral.
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A yellow Paramuricea sp. coral bush next to a pink Paragorgia sp. coral. Large brittle stars are often found on Paramuricea corals. Note the small white brittle star on the rock substrate below the yellow coral.
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A bamboo whip coral on a sediment bottom.
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A bamboo whip coral on a sediment bottom. Sargassum weed debris is seen in close proximity to the coral.
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A bamboo whip coral on a sediment bottom.
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A bamboo coral on a sediment bottom. A white squat lobster is below the coral.
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A bamboo whip coral on a sediment bottom.
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A bamboo whip coral on a sediment bottom. A red shrimp swims over the coral.
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A small translucent brittle star on a bamboo whip coral.
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Small arthropods (shrimp? amphipods?) on a dead bamboo whip coral.
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Gooseneck barnacles on a dead coral. The top barnacle has its cirri extended.
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A healthy bamboo coral with polyps extended.
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Large polyps of an umbellula coral on a seemingly improbable thin stalk.
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Umbellula sp. coral with large polyps extended.
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Umbellula sp. coral with large polyps extended.
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