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NOAA Photo Library Image - expl6543

Siblonogid worms, limpets, mussels, a large translucent anemone with tentacles hanging down, a large pinkish brown scale worm, yellow mussels, large white clams, and numerous shrimp at a vent site with shimmering warm water. A high diversity of life at at vent site.

Image ID: expl6543, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Photo Date: 2011 July 22
Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Galapagos Rift Expedition 2011

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