Wood with a white gastropod encapsulated in a mud mound. How did this occur?
Squat lobsters are using openings at the bottom of the mound for homes.
Image ID: expl8025, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Gulf of Mexico, North
Photo Date: 2012 April 25
Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition
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