A scene dominated by hexactellinid sponges - primarily Tretopleura sp. - and
apparently large gorgonian octocorals.
Image ID: expn5593, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Pacific Ocean, Guyot Ridge
Photo Date: 20150927T001905Z
Credit: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2015 Hohonu Moana
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