White Lophelia pertusa coral, a tunicate to the right, bryozoan on right of
Lophelia, various small sponges, and a brittle star entwined in unidentified
delicate branching animal to left of Lophelia.
Image ID: expn3979, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: USVI, St. Croix approximately 850 meters
Photo Date: 20150427T141641Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS EXPLORER Program, Oceano Profundo 2015; Exploring Puerto Rico's Seamounts, Trenches, and Troughs
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