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NOAA Photo Library Image - expn3957

An aggregation of coral polyps on a bamboo coral branch. The polyps below this aggregation have been stripped from the branch, probably by the predatory starfish seen in image expn3958.

Image ID: expn3957, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Puerto Rico, Guayanilla Canyon East Wall
Photo Date: 20150416T141009Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS EXPLORER Program, Oceano Profundo 2015; Exploring Puerto Rico's Seamounts, Trenches, and Troughs

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