On September 15, while diving on Verdi Seamount, this curious rattail fish (Coryphaenoides sp.) with parasitic copepod on fin checked out ROV Deep Discoverer.

On September 15, while diving on Verdi Seamount, this curious rattail fish (Coryphaenoides sp.) with a parasitic copepod on its fin checked out ROV Deep Discoverer. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Deep-Sea Symphony: Exploring the Musicians Seamounts.

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