Longfin hake are equally adapted to swim along the open soft substrate as seen here.

Longfin hake use both walls and reef type habitat for shelter, but are equally adapted to swim along the open soft substrate as seen here. Image courtesy of Deepwater Canyons 2012 Expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEM.

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Deepwater Canyons 2012: August 27 Log

Deepwater Canyons 2012: Pathways to the Abyss

NOAA Ocean Explorer Gallery