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

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A brown feather star crinoid.
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A red stalked sea lily crinoid - Proisocrinus ruberrimus.
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A yellow feather star crinoid.
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Four yellow feather star crinoids.
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A yellow feather star crinoid. The brown animal might be a shrimp.
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The very long-spined sea urchin - Aspidodiadema hawaiiense.
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Cream-colored zoanthids with retracted polyps on a rock surface and a pinkish sea urchin - Caenopedina hawaiiensis.
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Pink brittle star on a sea lily crinoid stem. See image expn4647.
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Basket star on a dead sponge.
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Pythonaster sp. starfish. This is a very rare species of which few examples are known worldwide.
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Closeup of Pythonaster sp. starfish. This is a very rare species of which few examples are known worldwide.
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Red starfish. Is gray at arm tips part of coloration or sediment cover?
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White brisingid starfish with thirteen arms and brown central disk. Probably Hymenodiscus sp.
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Apparently at least two brittle stars intertwined in the branches of a chrysogorgid coral bush.
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A white squat lobster in the branches of a bamboo coral bush.
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A swimming blind lobster, Homeryon asper.
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A red-headed pink squat lobster on a chrysogorgid coral bush.
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An orange and white squat lobster with orange eyes on a black rock surface.
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A shimmering purple holothurian on a black rock surface.
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A stalked carnivorous tunicate.
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A beautiful golden gastropod.
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A squat lobster with extremely long thin chelae and legs on hydroid bushes.
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The very long-spined sea urchin - Aspidodiadema hawaiiense - next to the base of a yellow-stalked octocoral.
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A translucent black holothurian next to a black rock surface.
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An orange-brown feather star crinoid.
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A very odd image of what might be the mouth area of a stalked tunicate.
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Very large sponge, possibly Euretidae family.
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Very large sponge, possibly Euretidae family, being sampled.
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Poliopogon sponge.
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Base of a large sponge.
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Periscope sponges.
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Appears to be a live sponge serving as a host for small alcyonacean corals.
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Widely spaced linear arrangement of whip corals on a basalt substrate. A purple feather star crinoid is perched atop the second whip coral as seen from right to left.
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Widely spaced linear arrangement of whip corals on a basalt substrate. Although the white object in the center is a sponge, it is reminiscent of imaginative Mars rover alien sightings.
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Sampling a bamboo whip coral. Wonder if the purple crinoid remained on the sample or swam to freedom?
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Although moderately sparse life forms on this rock substrate, they are relatively diverse with at least four coral species and poliopogon sponges in the view. The dead base of what must have been a huge sponge is on the right edge of the image.
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The smooth surface of a basalt flow is relatively heavily populated with sponges and corals. The cobble and boulder field in the center left of the image is devoid of large fauna.
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A huge poliopogon sponge dominates a view of bamboo whip corals and small greenish yellow Acanthogorgia gorgonian corals.
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Branching bamboo corals and an Iridogorgia magnispiralis coral in the foreground . The area extending to the upper right appears to be covered with either coral debris or some sort of shell debris and is totally devoid of large fauna.
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A scene reminiscent of an Arizona cactus garden but, instead of saguaro cactus, numerous Walteria sp. sponges are seen and a diverse array of octocorals. A yellow feather star crinoid is perched on a large Walteria sp. sponge in the center of the photo.
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A large bamboo whip coral flanked by two large Walteria sp. sponges.
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A cutthroat eel swims by a recently broken Walteria sp. sponge. The sponge's upper third lies on its side in the lower right with a yellow feather star crinoid still clinging to what was recently its highest point. A dead Walteria sp. sponge is to the right of the live broken sponge with a crinoid at its top and numerous brittle stars.
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A four tentacled jellyfish is seen in the distance. This jellyfish is probably similar to that seen in images expn5787 through expn5789.
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A cutthroat eel seemingly slithering along a rock bottom.
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A thin large-eyed eel passes by a blackish translucent holothurian.
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A black grenadier in a head-down position is barely visible against a black rock background.
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A somewhat mottled and scratched up cutthroat eel swims along the bottom.
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The attenuated spiderfish - Bathypterois atricolor.
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The attenuated spiderfish - Bathypterois atricolor.
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The attenuated spiderfish - Bathypterois atricolor.
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