Mountains in the Sea Expedition.
Beautiful bouquet of Lophelia, Candidella, and solitary cup corals
with brittle stars, crinoids, and various sponges.
Image ID: expl0006, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: New England Seamount Chain
Photo Date: 2004 May
Photographer: Mountains in the Sea Research Team and IFE
Credit: Mountains in the Sea 2004. NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration; Dr. Les Watling, Chief Scientist, University of Maine
Category: Ocean exploration/Seamounts Fauna/Deep sea coral/
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