Ten minutes into the dive, our science team found this unidentified candelabrid solitary hydroid. After the expedition concludes and we are able to get this sample back to the lab, we will have a better idea about exactly what it is.

Ten minutes into the dive, our science team found this unidentified candelabrid solitary hydroid. After the expedition concludes and we are able to get this sample back to the lab, we will have a better idea about exactly what it is. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2015 Hohonu Moana.

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