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Catalog of Images

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An orange brown anemone with a fairly long column that is covered with regularly spaced bumps.
Hawaii, Gardner Terrace 20150817T194907Z
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A brown translucent anemone with white spots at the end of the tentacles. This anemone, at least at the time of the photo, has an odd array of seemingly bent tentacles pointing in a number of different directions.
Hawaii, Gardner Terrace 20150817T202157Z
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Another odd brown anemone with a seemingly assymetric structure. This and the anemone in image expn4201 diverge from the beautiful appearance of most anemones.
Hawaii, Gardner Terrace 20150818T002130Z
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A scale worm living in an anemone quite close to its oral/anal orifice.
Hawaii, Gardner Terrace 20150818T002401Z
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A venus flytrap anemone attached to a dead bamboo coral bush covered with hydroids. In the right of the image is a fairly large starfish in a bamboo coral bush.
Hawaii, East North Gardner 20150818T231820Z
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A pinkish white anemone on a black rock surface.
Hawaii, East North Gardner 20150819T005807Z
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A beautiful peach colored anemone on deep black rock surface. Above the anemone are what appear to be small tunicates.
Hawaii, Transit to Nihoa from NWHI 20150820T192406Z
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Tunicates in the foreground, a beautiful peach-colored anemone behind.
Hawaii, Transit to Nihoa from NWHI 20150820T192634Z
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A peach-colored anemone with a relatively large pedal column.
Hawaii, Transit to Nihoa from NWHI 20150820T202324Z
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A pom-pom anemone?
Hawaii, Transit to Nihoa from NWHI 20150820T212946Z
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A pom-pom anemone?
Hawaii, Transit to Nihoa from NWHI 20150820T213015Z
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A solitary "black" coral bush attached to a black boulder.
Hawaii, East Necker Seamount 20150802T204223Z
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Polyps of the black coral bush seen in image expn4211.
Hawaii, East Necker Seamount 20150802T204255Z
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A candelabra-like bamboo coral bush.
Hawaii, East Necker Seamount 20150803T001430Z
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A stalked chrysogorgiid coral with associated brittle star.
Hawaii, East Necker Seamount 20150803T010309Z
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A nearly invisible pen coral with a bulbous anchor.
Hawaii, North French Frigate Shoals 20150803T223942Z
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A red round squat lobster in a bamboo coral bush.
Hawaii, North French Frigate Shoals 20150803T233730Z
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A small candelabra-like bamboo coral. The red dots are 10-cm (4 inches) apart for scale.
Hawaii, North French Frigate Shoals 20150804T003523Z
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A closeup of the partially extended polyps of the coral in image expn4217.
Hawaii, North French Frigate Shoals 20150804T003612Z
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The tip of a branch of bamboo coral.
Hawaii, North French Frigate Shoals 20150804T004007Z
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An anthomastus coral with a small glass sponge in the foreground.
Hawaii, North French Frigate Shoals 20150804T014800Z
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A gold-colored "black" coral bush.
Hawaii, North French Frigate Shoals 20150804T021544Z
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Closeup of the polyps of the gold-colored "black" coral bush.
Hawaii, North French Frigate Shoals 20150804T021632Z
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A beautiful primnoid coral with a commensal crinoid (feather star crinoid) and ophiuroid (brittle star).
Hawaii, North French Frigate Shoals 20150804T024938Z
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An anthomastus coral on a black rock substrate.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T211533Z
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A cup coral with translucent tentacles. A small white gastropod shell is at its base, perhaps housing a hermit crab.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T213714Z
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A "black" whip coral with translucent polyps.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T215145Z
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A "black" whip coral with translucent polyps.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T215221Z
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Retracted peach colored polyps of a bamboo coral.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T225129Z
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Base of a large bamboo coral. The two white spherical life forms might be baby stalked sponges or perhaps some type of hydroid.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T225315Z
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Looking down the axis of an Iridogorgia coral.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T230637Z
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An unhealthy looking "black" coral bush.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T231847Z
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An unhealthy looking "black" coral bush with white to translucent polyps.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T231916Z
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A black coral bush to the left and a dead bamboo coral to the right.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T233227Z
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A pinkish-red octocoral bush with yellow zoanthids and a relatively large associated brittle star.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150804T234749Z
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A yellow "black" coral bush. In the upper right hand corner is a nearly invisble "black" coral bush with white to translucent polyps.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150805T005844Z
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A small graceful "black coral bush that blends in with the surrounding rock surface.
Hawaii, St. Rogatien Rift 20150805T011934Z
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A yellow to peach colored "black" coral. Why do some polyps have a yellow interior while others don't?
Hawaii, Maro Crater 20150805T221650Z
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A chrysogorgid octocoral with polyps extended.
Hawaii, Maro Crater 20150805T231111Z
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A yellow to gray "black" coral bush.
Hawaii, Maro Crater 20150805T232657Z
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Closeup of the polyps on the "black" coral bush seen in image expn4239.
Hawaii, Maro Crater 20150805T232734Z
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A squat lobster in a chrysogorgid coral that has its polyps retracted.
Hawaii, Maro Crater 20150806T003342Z
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A squat lobster in a chrysogorgid coral that has its polyps retracted.
Hawaii, Maro Crater 20150806T003507Z
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A squat lobster in a chrysogorgid coral that has its polyps retracted.
Hawaii, Maro Crater 20150806T003518Z
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A yellow "black" coral.
Hawaii, West Northampton Seamount Ridge 20150807T214239Z
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An anthomastus coral on a black rock surface.
Hawaii, West Northampton Seamount Ridge 20150807T214745Z
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A pinkish red octocoral with polyps extends. Maybe a small Paragorgia sp. coral .
Hawaii, West Northampton Seamount Ridge 20150807T215848Z
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Bamboo coral with polyps extended.
Hawaii, West Northampton Seamount Ridge 20150807T220207Z
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A pinkish red octocoral being colonized by white zoanthids. All this against a black rock background gives a striking image.
Hawaii, West Northampton Seamount Ridge 20150807T222812Z
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An octocoral. Chrysogorgid?
Hawaii, West Northampton Seamount Ridge 20150807T230524Z

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