Portion of tar lily. Minimal life in area with exception of two large anemones.
White area is small accumulation of methane hydrate.The paucity of life
indicates these are relatively young features.
Image ID: expn2466, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Photo Date: 20140424T170931Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS EXPLORER Program, Gulf of Mexico 2014 Expedition
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