Siphonophores are regular visitors in the midwater. These animals form colonies where groups of individuals carry out specific functions.

Siphonophores are regular visitors in the midwater. These animals form colonies where groups of individuals carry out specific functions. Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Our Deepwater Backyard: Exploring Atlantic Canyons and Seamounts.

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