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NOAA Photo Library Image - expl7904

A dense bed of mussels at a cold seep with a large red crab in the foreground. Look closely and you will find a number of zoarcid fish interspersed throughout the mussel bed and in the area of stained gray sediment.

Image ID: expl7904, 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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