Dive 10, April 22, Gulf of Mexico 2014

An unidentified jellyfish (possibly Narcomedusae?) with bent tentacles was sighted at 1,200 meters depth during remotely operated vehicle surveys conducted in the water column at the beginning of the dive to explore the western wall of Bryant Canyon.

Video courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research.

 

Related Links

Gulf of Mexico 2014 Expedition: April 22 Daily Update

Gulf of Mexico 2014 Expedition

NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer