This small solitary coral, just a centimeter across, will grow and potentially form clusters of large individuals.

This small solitary coral, just a centimeter across, will grow and potentially form clusters of large individuals. Image courtesy of Art Howard, Deepwater Canyons 2012 Expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEM.

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Deepwater Canyons 2012: September 11 Log

Deepwater Canyons 2012: Pathways to the Abyss

NOAA Ocean Explorer Gallery