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NOAA Photo Library Image - expn0259

Old sponge showing spicules. Clear white octocorals are colonizing this sponge as seen on the lower right of the sponge. A hermit crab is seen on the lava surface.

Image ID: expn0259, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Mytilus Seamount, north side, 3271-2750m
Photo Date: 20130804T172618Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS Explorer Program , 2013 Northeast U. S. Canyons Expedition

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