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Dive 5: Hydroid

A solitary hydroid seen while exploring 'Leoso' seamount, which straddles the boundary between the American Samoa Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) and the Cook Islands EEZ at a depth of ~3,770 meters.

Video courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2017 American Samoa.

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