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NOAA Photo Library Image - expl8122

A small bamboo coral bush with a shrimp in its branches and a small squat lobster at its base on a sand and mud bottom. As opposed to growing on a high spot, this coral appears to be living in a depression.

Image ID: expl8122, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition

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