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

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Appears to be a discarded fur coat on a rock outcrop. What could this be?
2010 July 8
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In this image, this appears to be a discarded bear skin on a rock outcrop. What could this be?
2010 July 8
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Closeup of the discarded bear skin or whatever it is.
2010 July 8
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One last look at the furry object on the seafloor. A small white stony coral is also seen.
2010 July 8
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A brown oval object with what seems to be a perfectly inscribed spiral. A red shrimp is to the left of the object.
2010 July 9
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A brown oval object with what seems to be a perfectly inscribed spiral. A red shrimp is to the left of the object.
2010 July 9
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Two amphipods? on a brown stalked crinoid.
2010 July 9
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Two amphipods? on a brown stalked crinoid.
2010 July 9
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A group of strange brown sponges? xenophyophores? growing in a straight line. Is this a trawl scar?
2010 July 10
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A group of strange brown sponges? xenophyophores?
2010 July 10
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closeup of sponge? unicellular xenophyophore?
2010 July 10
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A unicellular xenophyophore.
2010 July 10
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A unicellular xenophyophore with an amphipod in lower right.
2010 July 10
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A unicellular xenophyophore.
2010 July 10
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A large purple nudibranch of the genus Bathydoris.
2010 July 10
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Closeup of the texture of a large purple nudibranch of the genus Bathydoris.
2010 July 10
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Closeup of the texture of a large purple nudibranch of the genus Bathydoris showing eye stalk.
2010 July 10
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Area with hydrothermal staining that is relatively devoid of life.
2010 July 13
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Yellow bacterial encrustation in area of iron oxide hydrothermal staining.
2010 July 13
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Yellow bacterial encrustation in area of iron oxide hydrothermal staining. A white sponge is above the yellow material.
2010 July 13
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Coral stalk with sponge at top and zoanthids colonizing stalk. Tube worms are seen on the seafloor. Most of the macrofauna here is ben over from right to left indicating high current regime.
2010 July 24
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Closeup of tip of dead coral stalk colonized with white sponge and brownish yellow zoanthids.
2010 July 24
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Amphipod on yellow stalk, possibly a stalked crinoid.
2010 July 25
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A shiny bean-like object on the sea floor.
2010 July 25
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A xenophyophore.
2010 July 26
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Stalked tunicate?
2010 July 26
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A xenophyophore.
2010 July 27
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A xenophyophore. Although the slime has cemented numerous sand particles to this xenophyophore, its shape is similar to the life forms seen in images expl5794 to expl5796.
2010 July 27
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A relatively flat purple holothurian.
2010 July 27
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A xenophyophore.
2010 July 27
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A xenophyophore.
2010 July 27
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A yellow bean-like object on the seafloor.
2010 July 27
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A xenophyophore next to a rock with two small octocorals.
2010 July 27
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A black coral with two amphipods.
2010 July 27
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A purple to peach colored bristle worm and small white worm tubes.
2010 July 27
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A purple holothurian on a sand and mud substrate
2010 July 27
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A bright red holothurian on a sand and mud substrate
2010 July 27
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A xenophyophore? (see image expl5813), perhaps a type of sponge?
2010 July 27
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A bristleworm on a glass sponge.
2010 July 27
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A very large stalked tunicate
2010 July 28
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A very large stalked tunicate
2010 July 28
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A very large stalked tunicate
2010 July 28
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A lacy bryozoan?
2010 July 30
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A dead sponge being colonized by various animals.
2010 July 30
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Possibly a leaf that has drifted to the seafloor.
2010 August 4
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Unknown translucent animal. It appears to be suspended above the bottom. The aspect of the photograph makes it unclear whether it is swimming or if it is attached to the bottom.
2010 August 4
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Yellow encrusting animal with what appears to be individual polyps.
2010 August 5
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Vegetation from the surface? bean-like marine life? Small white globular life form to the left of the bean-like object has small hairlike appendages extending out from it giving it the appearance of a miniature sun.
2010 August 6
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A siphonophore seen in the distance in the water column.
2010 July 3
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A lobate ctenophore hovering above the bottom.
2010 July 11

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