Scleractinian hard coral. Based on published results, this coral may be 1,000 to 6,000 years old. Video captured August 5, 2010 by the Little Hercules ROV at 1382 meters depth on a new seamount mapped by Baruna Jaya IV during the INDEX SATAL 2010 Expedition.

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


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