A newly discovered mussel bed with octopus Graneledone verrucosa and brittle stars on sediment and white microbial mat at a seep site south of Norfolk Canyon.  Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer 2013 ROV Shakedown and Field Trials in the U.S. Atlantic Canyons.

A newly discovered mussel bed with octopus Graneledone verrucosa and brittle stars on sediment and white microbial mat at a seep site south of Norfolk Canyon. Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer 2013 ROV Shakedown and Field Trials in the U.S. Atlantic Canyons.

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