A mound with many life forms including a large scallop at the top, small red
corals some with associated brittle stars, translucent holothurians, a
large orange anemone, and what appears to be a medium-sized sponge ( the
white mass in left center).
Image ID: expl2883, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect Location: California, Channel Islands, Santa Cruz Is. area Photo Date: 2011 April 25 Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program