A purple sea cucumber with a high “spike” protruding from its dorsal section. Video captured by the Little Hercules ROV on a site referred to as "Memeridge" on August 4, 2010.

Video courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, INDEX-SATAL 2010.


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