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NOAA Photo Library Image - expn4460

A dead sponge colonized by small translucent octocorals. A small squat lobster is at the bottom center and a nearly invisible chrysogorgid coral.

Image ID: expn4460, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Hawaii, Salmon Bank Southeast Ridge
Photo Date: 20150811T201200Z
Credit: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2015 Hohonu Moana

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