NOAA Photo Library Banner
Takes you to the Top Page Takes you to the About this Site page. Takes you to the Contacts page. Takes you to the HELP page. Takes you to the Credits page. Takes you to the Collections page. Takes you to the search page. Takes you to the Links page.

NOAA Photo Library Image - nur04505

Tube worms at a Pacific hydrothermal vent are related to hydrocarbon seep worms. Riftia pachyptila

Image ID: nur04505, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Pacific Ocean
Photographer: C. Van Dover
Credit: OAR/National Undersea Research Program (NURP); College of William & Mary

Category: Seascapes/Vents and Seeps/

High Resolution Photo Available





Publication of the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Adminstration (NOAA),
NOAA Central Library
NOAA Privacy Policy | NOAA Disclaimer
Last Updated:
April 30, 2013