Small paragorgia octocoral with polyps extended growing on a small mound
of rust colored material. A small sponge with an orange interior is
attached to the mound below the coral bush anda few white squiggly shelled tube
worms are seen.
Image ID: expl8113, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition