Methane bubbles trapped and forming hydrate below a Bathymodiolus
mussel. A large worm is crawling on the mussel in the center of the image.
Image ID: expl7887, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Gulf of Mexico, North
Photo Date: 2012 April 6
Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition
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