"Black" coral bush, probably Leiopathes sp. with large orange-red squat lobsters
. There is a basket star in the dead coral bush in the distance. A
large red shrimp is center foreground.
Image ID: expn4027, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: USVI, St. Croix approximately 850 meters
Photo Date: 20150427T163528Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS EXPLORER Program, Oceano Profundo 2015; Exploring Puerto Rico's Seamounts, Trenches, and Troughs
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