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Dive 18: The Little Dragon

While exploring on Schumann Seamount at a depth of ~2,100 meters (6,890 feet), the team encountered this halosaur, belonging to the genus Aldrovandia, as evidenced by the lack of scales on its nose.

 

Video courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Deep-Sea Symphony: Exploring the Musicians Seamounts.

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