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NOAA Photo Library Image - expl6568

Extensive beds of the giant clam Calyptogena magnifica were found in in abundance at Tempus Fugit vent field. A grenadier cruises over the clam bed. A barnacle covered rock is in lower left.

Image ID: expl6568, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Photo Date: 2011 July 23
Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Galapagos Rift Expedition 2011

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