Ring of Fire 2006 Expedition. Daikoku Volcano. Tube worms with cirri
extended. The dark material seems to be associated with the tube worms.
Arms of a large black starfish are seen in the upper left.
Image ID: expl1423, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Pacific Ocean, Mariana Arc area
Photo Date: 2006 May 2 062007
Credit: Image courtesy of Submarine Ring of Fire 2006 Exploration, NOAA Vents Program
Category: Ocean exploration/
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