A community of seep tubeworms (Lamellibrachia) was discovered at the rocky foot
of the West Florida Escarpment near De Soto Canyon. It appears that long-line
monofilament is wrapped about the cluster of tubeworms in the foreground.
Image ID: expl7846, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Gulf of Mexico, West Florida Escarpment
Photo Date: 2012 March 24
Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition
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