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

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A large white primnoid coral approximately 3.5 feet (1 meter) across. Numerous brittle stars adhere to its upper branches.
Hawaii, East Salmon Bank 20150811T001830Z
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A colony of small translucent octocorals.
Hawaii, East Salmon Bank 20150811T002349Z
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Upper ends of bamboo coral stripped of polyps perhaps by a predatory starfish.
Hawaii, East Salmon Bank 20150811T011025Z
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A small bubblegum coral (Paragorgia sp.)
Hawaii, East Salmon Bank 20150811T011906Z
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Beautiful white polyps on a bubblegum coral. The arm of a brittle star is seen on the right side of the image.
Hawaii, Salmon Bank Southeast Ridge 20150811T204355Z
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A large pink octocoral (Paragorgia sp.) with a spectacularly long-armed brittle star.
Hawaii, Salmon Bank Southeast Ridge 20150811T204749Z
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Octocoral with grayish yellow polyps. Anemones have made their home on this bush as well as a greenish yellow brittle star that is seen in the upper left quadrant of the image.
Hawaii, Salmon Bank Southeast Ridge 20150811T210339Z
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A red gorgonian coral with clear polyps extended and an associated brittle star.
Hawaii, Salmon Bank Southeast Ridge 20150811T213643Z
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Red gorgonian coral with clear polyps extended and associated brittle stars.
Hawaii, Salmon Bank Southeast Ridge 20150811T213846Z
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A large bamboo coral bush.
Hawaii, Salmon Bank Southeast Ridge 20150811T231250Z
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A red anthomastus coral with pinkish to clear polyps.
Hawaii, Salmon Bank Southeast Ridge 20150812T000850Z
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A garden of white stylasterid corals.
Hawaii, Bank 9 North 20150812T195007Z
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A garden of white stylasterid corals.
Hawaii, Bank 9 North 20150812T195220Z
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A white stylaster corals .
Hawaii, Bank 9 North 20150812T200416Z
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A white stylaster coral with a relatively large brittle star at its top and numerous amphipods on its branches.
Hawaii, Bank 9 North 20150812T223216Z
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A small bamboo coral growing from the top of a circular boulder. A colony of small translucent corals rings the outside of the boulder and appear to be interconnected by a translucent material.
Hawaii, Bank 9 North 20150812T234407Z
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Base of bamboo coral in center upper right, what appears to be a brown worm, and a ring of translucent material with small translucent corals around the outer edge of the small boulder seen in image expn4315.
Hawaii, Bank 9 North 20150812T234439Z
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A bamboo coral bush in a field of pillow lavas.
Hawaii, Bank 9 North 20150813T005211Z
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A pink gorgonian coral bush with a white brittle star.
Hawaii, South Pearl and Hermes Ridge 20150813T230608Z
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What appears to be the same species of pink gorgonian coral as in image expn4318 with polyps extended.
Hawaii, South Pearl and Hermes Ridge 20150813T231819Z
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A gold "black" coral (Stauropathes sp.)
Hawaii, South Pearl and Hermes Ridge 20150813T234614Z
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A yellow orange "black" coral
Hawaii, South Pearl and Hermes Ridge 20150814T012917Z
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A yellow orange "black" coral that appears to be about 1.5 feet (40 cm) tall.
Hawaii, South Pearl and Hermes Ridge 20150814T012957Z
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Planar bamboo coral (Keratoisis sp.) dominate the fauna on this ridge.
Hawaii, East Pearl and Hermes 20150814T194341Z
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Planar bamboo coral (Keratoisis sp.) dominate the fauna on this ridge.
Hawaii, East Pearl and Hermes 20150814T194913Z
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Planar bamboo coral (Keratoisis sp.) dominate the fauna on this ridge.
Hawaii, East Pearl and Hermes 20150814T200648Z
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Two small gorgonian corals with anemones attached.
Hawaii, East Pearl and Hermes 20150814T212545Z
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Gorgonian coral with translucent polyps extended. A white brittle star is attach to the coral bush.
Hawaii, East Pearl and Hermes 20150814T221744Z
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An anthomastus coral.
Hawaii, East Pearl and Hermes 20150814T221834Z
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An anthomastus coral with tips of bamboo coral in the lower right of the image.
Hawaii, East Pearl and Hermes 20150814T232834Z
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Closeup of the polyps of a bamboo coral bush.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T193852Z
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Looking down the axis of a spiral Iridogorgia coral.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T195110Z
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An octocoral with a large creature, perhaps a squat lobster, with what seems to be a deep purple babk.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T195754Z
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Base of a large bamboo coral.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T200748Z
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A brownish translucent "black"coral.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T201831Z
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A large bamboo whip coral. Numerous pointed glass spnges are seen growing upward from the seafloor. This is the only area that the ocean exploration team has seen these pointed sponges.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T203231Z
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An Iridogorgia sp. coral.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T204405Z
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A large cup coral growing downward on a rock wall.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T210233Z
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A cup coral growing upward on rock wall.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T212432Z
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A cup coral growing downward on a rock wall.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T215638Z
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A relatively large Iridogorgia bella coral dominates this scene on the North Pioneer Ridge.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T224523Z
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A very odd looking "black" coral bush.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T224613Z
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A relatively large Iridogorgia bella coral dominates this scene on the North Pioneer Ridge. A squat lobster seems to be matching the pattern of the spiral.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T224751Z
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Looking straight down the axis of an Iridogorgia coral. Note the large shrimp on the left and a brittle star to the right.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T224953Z
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A white octocoral bush.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T230117Z
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An anthomastus coral with polyps extended and white anemone.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T231154Z
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A relatively large Iridogorgia bella coral
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T232127Z
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An octocoral bush with white branches and purple polyps with an associated brittle star.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T234250Z
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An octocoral bush with white branches and purple polyps.
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T234416Z
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An octocoral bush with white branches and purple polyps
Hawaii, North Pioneer Ridge 20150815T234543Z

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