Deep-sea corals and sponges provide habitat to a number of organisms. Using ROV Deep Discoverer’s high-definition cameras, we are able to see even the smallest associates, like this squat lobster on a Chyrsogorgia colony.

Deep-sea corals and sponges provide habitat to a number of organisms. Using ROV Deep Discoverer’s high-definition cameras, we are able to see even the smallest associates, like this squat lobster on a Chyrsogorgia colony. Image courtesy NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Deep-Sea Symphony: Exploring the Musicians Seamounts.

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