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

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A yellow stalked sea lily crinoid with the minimum five arms. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 3
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A red feather star crinoid and a large shrimp and a small white feather star crinoid to the right. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 3
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A large yellow-white feather star crinoid and a red feather star crinoid in the lower left. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 3
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A red feather star crinoid. Note the "legs' that allow mobility. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 3
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Closeup of the arms of a red feather star crinoid. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 3
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A large yellow-white feather star crinoid and a red feather star crinoid in the center. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 3
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A large cream-colored feather star crinoid. Note the "legs" that allow movement. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 3
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Close-up of the arms of a feather star. Although crinoids are pentaradial, some have multiples of five arms up to as many as 200. Note the small cilia, hair- like structures, on the arms that facilitate feeding by moving captured material down the arm to the mouth. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 3
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A beautiful yellow feather star crinoid on a white stony coral. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 3
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A beautiful yellow feather star crinoid on a rocky surface. Note the cilia on the arms which are used in feeding. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 6
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Seemingly a family of yellow feather star crinoids. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 6
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A yellow feather star crinoid on a rock surface. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 6
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A brown feather star crinoid on a vertical rock surface. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 8
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A brownish-pink feather star crinoid in a volcanic boulder field. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 8
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A brownish-pink feather star crinoid in a volcanic boulder field. This crinoid has twenty arms. This region has a spectacular diversity of crinoids.
2010 July 8
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Appears to be a small delicate stalked sea lily crinoid.
2010 July 8
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A large red sea lily crinoid, a white feather star crinoid at the top of the rock outcrop, and a chrysogorgia coral.
2010 July 8
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Top of a pinkish brown crinoid with distinct v-pattern of white lines on the arms.
2010 July 8
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A red feather star crinoid and a yellow feather star crinoid in upper right in a volcanic boulder field.
2010 July 8
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A small white feather star crinoid next to a very large octopus. For a closeup of the octopus, see image expl5858.
2010 July 8
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Closeup of mouth and anal area of feather star crinoid seen in expl5423.
2010 July 8
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Base of a white sponge, pink brittle stars, a bright red shrimp, and a yellow- white feather star crinoid on a rock bottom.
2010 July 8
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With legs folded back, this five legged stalked sea lily crinoid assumes the shape of a star-like pinwheel.
2010 July 8
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With legs folded back, this five legged stalked sea lily crinoid assumes the shape of a star-like pinwheel.
2010 July 8
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A feather star crinoid at the top of a yellow encrusted whip coral. The yellow globular objects are probably parasitic and have overcome the original coral.
2010 July 9
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A feather star crinoid at the top of a yellow encrusted whip coral. The yellow globular objects are probably parasitic and have overcome the original coral.
2010 July 9
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A yellow feather star crinoid on a white stony coral.
2010 July 9
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A peach-colored feather star crinoid on sand substrate.
2010 July 9
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A bright yellow sea lily crinoid on a rock bottom. A small yellow feather star crinoid is to the left of the sea lily.
2010 July 9
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An orange yellow feather star crinoid on Madrepora sp. coral. A yellow feather star crinoid is to the left. A red Paragorgia sp. coral is in the background. Notice the squat lobster below the orange crinoid and what appears to be a white encrusting sponge.
2010 July 11
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Two large yellow-white feather star crinoids and a number of white stony corals.
2010 July 11
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A yellow feather star crinoid atop a glass sponge. To the left is a black coral bottlebrush coral.
2010 July 12
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A closeup of a yellow feather star crinoid atop a glass sponge.
2010 July 12
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Although looking similar to some of the feather star crinoids, this is a large orange brisingid sea star.
2010 July 13
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Although looking similar to some of the feather star crinoids, this is a large orange brisingid sea star. A hermit crab in a gastropod shell is in the foreground.
2010 July 13
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A feather star crinoid bent in a graceful arc.
2010 July 22
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A yellow feather star crinoid on a small white stony coral. A small hermit crab seems to have chosen an oversized gastropod shell for its home.
2010 July 23
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A purple feather star crinoid on a rock outcrop.
2010 July 24
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A reddish brown feather star crinoid on a rock outcrop.
2010 July 24
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A yellow sea lily crinoid that is probably the same species as that seen in expl5426 and expl5427. A stalked coral with a pink brittle star is to the right of the crinoid.
2010 July 25
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A spectacular scarlet-colored sea lily crinoid. It has a pinkish stalk directly to the right of the arm at the 5:30 position of the animal. Unless arms have been broken off, this animal is not pentaradial as it has 8 sets of dual arms emanating from a single point for sixteen arms total.
2010 July 25
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Two scarlet stalked crinoids with a beautiful deep yellow bamboo coral bush silhouetted between the sea lily crinoids.
2010 July 25
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Must be a good place to be a feather star crinoid. Over thirty yellow crinoids are on this elevated rock outcrop with two black coral bushes.
2010 July 26
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Red sea lily stalked crinoid. Note the hydroids colonizing the stalk.
2010 July 26
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A white feather star crinoid with the minimum of five arms.
2010 July 26
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A purple-brown stalked sea lily crinoid with ten arms on a
2010 July 26
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A yellow stalked sea lily crinoid with five arms.
2010 July 27
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A pink brisingid sea star with 11 legs.
2010 July 27
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A large pink brittle star witha venus flower basket sponge in the background. What appears to be a small plastic bag that has found its way to the seafloor lies beneath brittle stars arms in the 4 and 6 o'clock positions.
2010 July 27
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A dark brown feather star crinoid on a pebble and cobble bottom.
2010 July 28

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