Deep sea coral. Corals were diverse on Mytilus Seamount, but composition and
abundance of corals differed between the north and south side of the seamount.
This is a colony of Jasonisis sp., a bamboo coral with crinoid associates.
Image ID: expl9310, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Mytilus Seamount, north side, 3271-2750m
Photo Date: 20130804T202329Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS Explorer Program , 2013 Northeast U. S. Canyons Expedition
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