Charleston Bump Expedition. Soft coral bush.
Attached to the sea floor by its holdfast (top right), this soft
coral provides a number of hiding places for benthic invertebrates.
Image ID: expl0214, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Southeast of Charleston, South Carolina
Photo Date: 2003 August 9
Photographer: Jerry Mclelland
Credit: Charleston Bump Expedition 2003. NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration; Dr. George Sedberry, South Carolina DNR, Principal Investigator
Category: Ocean exploration/Deep sea coral/
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