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NOAA Photo Library Image - expl1552

Operation Deep Scope Expedition 2004. This jellyfish was observed by mid-water divers studying how these creatures adapt to living in areas where background light is in a constant state of flux. Transparency hides the animal from potential predators.

Image ID: expl1552, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Photo Date: 2004 August 12
Credit: Image courtesy Justin Marshall

Category: Ocean exploration/

High Resolution Photo Available

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