Dense and diverse coral community at “Tropic of Cancer” Seamount with large Iridogoria sp. (center), bamboo coral (foreground and background), black coral (right), pink coral (right), and glass sponges (lower middle).

Dense and diverse coral community at “Tropic of Cancer” Seamount with large Iridogoria sp. (center), bamboo coral (foreground and background), black coral (right), pink coral (right), and glass sponges (lower middle). Image courtesy NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Deep-Sea Symphony: Exploring the Musicians Seamounts.

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