The large hexactellinid sponge(s?) appears similar to a type of sponge
identified as "Euplectellidae Corbitellinae new genus". The smaller sponge is a
venus flowerbasket sponge.
Image ID: expn5591, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Pacific Ocean, Guyot Ridge
Photo Date: 20150926T224030Z
Credit: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2015 Hohonu Moana
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