Corals Lophelia pertusa (white, center) and Paramuricea sp. (yellow, center-right) with associated fish Benthocometes sp. (center) and Eumunida picta (top) at 430 meters depth on Long Mound of the West Florida shelf.

Corals Lophelia pertusa (white, center) and Paramuricea sp. (yellow, center-right) with associated fish Benthocometes sp. (center) and Eumunida picta (top) at 430 meters depth on Long Mound of the West Florida shelf. Image courtesy of NOAA Southeast Deep Coral Initiative and Pelagic Research Services.

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