A highly diverse scene with numerous species of anemones, ping pong ball
sponges, and blue sponges. The flecks of bright
yellow seen in the image are probably small sponges. Oddly, virtually no corals
are in the image.
Image ID: expl7810, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect Location: Gulf of Mexico, North Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition