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NOAA Photo Library Image - expn3737

Two brisingid starfish - one on a vertical rock face and other apparently climbing the stalk of a black coral. This is one of the few, if not the only image in the OER pictures of a brisingid starfish climbing a solita coral stalk.

Image ID: expn3737, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Puerto Rico, Guayanilla Canyon East Wall
Photo Date: 20150416T154733Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS EXPLORER Program, Oceano Profundo 2015; Exploring Puerto Rico's Seamounts, Trenches, and Troughs

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