Two views of red coral.

Figure 2: Two views of an Anthomastus sp. octocoral (the red coral). The thin corals on the upper left are bamboo corals. Encrusting colonial organisms are growing on dead coral in the center and right of the image. Image courtesy of Brooke et al, NOAA-OE, HBOI.

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