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NOAA Photo Library Image - expl6977

Large white shrimp with white material or organ in their head area and small snails in the vicinity of a small vent. Smaller shrimp are also seen in this image. The gray material covering the rock face above the large shrimp agglomeration is possible of biological origin.

Image ID: expl6977, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Caribbean Sea, Mid-Cayman Rise
Photo Date: 2011 August 9
Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Mid-Cayman Rise Expedition 2011

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