A close view of the ice worms (probably Hesiocaeca methanicola) populating this
methane hydrate occurrence at a cold seep site.
Image ID: expl8291, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Gulf of Mexico, Biloxi Dome
Photo Date: 2012 April 12
Credit: NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition
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