Okeanos Explorer EX1404:
Our Deepwater Backyard: Exploring Atlantic Canyons and Seamounts 2014
September 6, 2014: Hydromedusa

One of the highlights of the September 6 dive in Washington Canyon was when the Deep Discoverer imaged this beautiful hydromedusa. Hydromedusa have red-tinted stomachs to camouflage any bioluminescence exhibited by their prey.

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