Basket Star: July 3, 2010

NOAA Ocean Exploration, INDEX-SATAL 2010. Download larger version (mp4, 41.5 MB).


Behold, the mighty basket star! Seen while exploring Indonesian waters in 2010, the intricate network of bifurcating arms of this basket star also housed several large shrimp.

Check out more media from the INDEX 2010: “Indonesia-USA Deep-Sea Exploration of the Sangihe Talaud Region”expedition.