Octopus and Mussels
Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2013 ROV Shakedown and Field Trials in the U.S. Atlantic Canyons.
A newly discovered mussel bed with octopus Graneledone verrucosa
and brittle stars on sediment and white microbial mat at a seep site south of Norfolk Canyon. Download larger version.