Deep-sea grenadier fish, Nezumia sp. (© NOCS 2006) Deep-sea grenadier fish, Nezumia sp. (© NOCS 2006)
Deep-sea grenadier fish, Nezumia sp. (© NOCS 2006)
Deep-sea grenadier fish, Nezumia sp. (© NOCS 2006)
Deep-sea grenadier fish, Nezumia sp. (© NOCS 2006) Deep-sea grenadier fish, Nezumia sp. (© NOCS 2006) Deep-sea grenadier fish, Nezumia sp. (© NOC 2006)
Deep-sea grenadier fish, Nezumia sp. (© NOCS 2006)
 
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Muddy sediments with giant protozoans (Xenophyophores), a brittlestar (Ophiuroid) and sponges (Porifera)
Muddy sediments with giant protozoans (Xenophyophores) and a sea cucumber (Holothurian)
Muddy sediments with giant protozoans (Xenophyophores) and a prominent animal track
Muddy sediments
Large boulders encrusted with a variety of sponges (Porifera), cold-water coral (Anthozoa), and other invertebrates
Coarse, rocky ground with two sea cucumbers (Holothurian, Stichopus tremulus) and yellow and blue sponges (Porifera)
Coarse, rocky ground with a large fish (probably Helicolenus sp.) and abundant epifauna
Coarse, rocky ground with a orange cushion-star (Asteroid, Ceramaster sp.) and abundant sessile sea cucumbers (Holothurian, Psolus sp.)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of sponges (Porifera), a sea urchin (Echinoid, Cidaris sp.), cold-water corals (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa) and a hermit crab (Crustacea, Decapoda)
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae)
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae) and a partially buried seastar and associated tracks (Asteroid)
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae)
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae)
Muddy, sandy sediment with numerous tubes (probably Sabellid Polychaete worms), brittlestars (Ophiuroid), and an anemone (Anthozoa, Cerianthus sp.)
Muddy, sandy sediment with a solitary boulder, small sponges and burrows
Muddy, sandy sediment with numerous tubes (probably Sabellid Polychaete worms)
Muddy, sandy sediment with a solitary boulder encrusted with tubular sponges (Porifera) and burrows evident in the sediment.
Coarse, rocky ground with tubular sponges (Porifera), octocorals (Anthozoa) and a grey fish
Coarse, rocky ground with tubular sponges (Porifera), octocorals (Anthozoa)
Coarse, rocky ground with tubular sponges (Porifera), octocorals (Anthozoa)
Coarse, rocky ground with yellow sponges (Porifera) and a prominent animal track and burrows
Coarse, rocky ground with yellow sponges (Porifera)
Coarse, rocky ground with yellow and blue sponges (Porifera), a seastar (Asteroid), and numerous invertebrate burrows.
Coarse, rocky ground with two sea cucumbers (Holothurian, Stichopus tremulus) and a variety of sponges (Porifera)
Coarse, rocky ground with a sea cucumber (Holothurian, Stichopus tremulus), a sea urchin (Echinoid, Cidaris sp.), and some sponges (Porifera)
Coarse, rocky ground with branching sponges (Porifera), sea urchins (Echinoid, Cidaris sp.), and squat lobsters (Decapod, Munida sarsi)
Coarse, rocky ground transected by two cables/ropes with sea cucumbers (Holothurian, Stichopus tremulus), sea urchins (Echinoid, Cidaris sp.) and sea fans (Anthozoa, Gorgonian)
Coarse, rocky ground with a sea urchin (Echinoid, Cidaris sp.)
Coarse, rocky ground with a sea cucumber (Holothurian, Stichopus tremulus) and prominent animal tracks
Coarse, rocky ground with branching sponges (Porifera), and squat lobsters (Decapod, Munida sarsi)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue sponges (Porifera)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow and white sponges (Porifera) and anemones (Anthozoa, Cerianthus sp.)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow white and blue sponges (Porifera), anemones (Anthozoa, Cerianthus sp.), and a cushion-star (Asteroid, Ceramaster sp.)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue sponges (Porifera)
Fine gravel over sandy sediment with animal tracks present
Fine gravel over sandy sediment with a sea pen (Pennatulid) and carpet of brittlestars (Ophiuroid)
Fine gravel over sandy sediment with anemones (Anthozoa) and carpet of brittlestars (Ophiuroid)
Fine gravel over sandy sediment with a feather-star (Crinoid), anemones (Anthozoa) and carpet of brittlestars (Ophiuroid)
Coarse, rocky ground with a single boulder bearing large white branched sponges (Porifera) and soft corals (Anthozoa)
Coarse, rocky ground with large white branched sponges and tubular sponges (Porifera), soft corals (Anthozoa), anemones (Anthozoa) and feather-stars (Crinoid)
Coarse, rocky ground with anemones (Anthozoa) and some sponges (Porifera)
Coarse, rocky ground with anemones (Anthozoa), a variety of sponges (Porifera), soft corals (Anthozoa), a sunstar (Asteroid) and an eel-like fish
Coarse, rocky ground with anemones (Anthozoa), a variety of sponges (Porifera), soft corals (Anthozoa), a feather-star (Crinoid), a sunstar (Asteroid) and an octopus (Cephalopod)
Coarse, rocky ground with large white branched sponges (Porifera), a rat-tail fish (Coryphaenoides sp.)
Coarse, rocky ground with large white tubular sponge and white branched sponges (Porifera), feather-stars (Crinoids)
Coarse, rocky ground with large white branched sponges (Porifera) and sea-pens (Pennatulids)
Coarse, rocky ground with large white branched and massive sponges (Porifera), a sunstar (Asteroid), a rat-tail fish (Coryphaenoides sp.) and an eel-like fish.
Coarse, rocky ground with large white branched sponges (Porifera)
Sandy sediment with a large trawl mark
Sandy sediment with a large boulder
Gravelly sand sediment with an orange seastar (Asteroid)
Large cobble ground with a feather-star (Crinoid)
Coarse, sandy ground with squat lobsters (Decapod, Munida sarsi)
Coarse, sandy ground with a squat lobster (Decapod, Munida sarsi) and yellow and blue sponges (Porifera)
Coarse, rocky ground with squat lobsters (Decapod, Munida sarsi) and yellow and blue sponges (Porifera)
Large boulder on coarse rocky ground with some encrusting sponges and a mollusc (Gastropod)
Muddy, sandy sediment with anemones (Anthozoa) and numerous invertebrate burrows
Muddy, sandy sediment with anemones (Anthozoa) and numerous invertebrate burrows
Muddy, sandy sediment with anemones and soft corals (Anthozoa) eel-like fish, a seastar (Asteroid) and numerous invertebrate burrows
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae) and an anemone (Anthozoa)
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), a fish and numerous invertebrate burrows
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), some animal tracks and invertebrate burrows
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), brittlestars (Ophiuroids), some animal tracks and invertebrate burrows
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), numerous sea-spiders (Pycnogonids), a mollusc (Gastropod)
Sandy sediments and cobbles with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), sea-spiders (Pycnogonids), encrusting sponges (Porifera) and some invertebrate burrows
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), numerous sea-spiders (Pycnogonids), solitary hydroids (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria) and some invertebrate burrows
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae) and sea-spiders (Pycnogonids)
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), solitary hydroids (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria), sea-spiders (Pycnogonids), and numerous tubes (probably Sabellid Polychaete worms)
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), solitary hydroids (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria), sea-spiders (Pycnogonids), numerous tubes (probably Sabellid Polychaete worms) and some invertebrate burrows
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), solitary hydroids (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria), sea-spiders (Pycnogonids), numerous tubes (probably Sabellid Polychaete worms) and some invertebrate burrows
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), solitary hydroids (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria), sea-spiders (Pycnogonids), numerous tubes (probably Sabellid Polychaete worms) and some invertebrate burrows and a prominent animal track
Sandy sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae), sea-spiders (Pycnogonids), numerous tubes (probably Sabellid Polychaete worms) and some invertebrate burrows
Coarse rocky ground
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting and massive sponges (Porifera), feather-stars (Crinoids), a sea-urchin (Echinoid) and a carpet of brittlestars (Ophiuroids)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting sponges (Porifera) and a carpet of brittlestars (Ophiuroids)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow and white encrusting sponges (Porifera) some sea-urchins (Echinoids) and a carpet of brittlestars (Ophiuroids)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting sponges (Porifera) abundant feather-stars (Crinoids), a large anemone (Anthozoa)
Coarse rocky ground with abundant feather-stars (Crinoids) and a large Greenland halibut (teleost fish, Reinhardtius hippoglossoides)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting and massive sponges (Porifera), and abundant feather-stars (Crinoids)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting and massive sponges (Porifera), and abundant feather-stars (Crinoids)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting and massive sponges (Porifera), and abundant feather-stars (Crinoids)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting sponges (Porifera), and abundant feather-stars (Crinoids)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting sponges (Porifera), feather-stars (Crinoids), and fishing gear
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting and massive sponges (Porifera), abundant feather-stars (Crinoids) and a sea-urchin (Echinoid)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting and massive sponges (Porifera), abundant feather-stars (Crinoids) and a sea-urchin (Echinoid)
Coarse, gravel ground with a sea cucumber (Holothurian, Stichopus tremulus) and a squat lobster (Decapod, Munida sarsi)
Coarse, rocky ground with a variety of yellow, white and blue encrusting sponges and squat lobsters (Decapoda, Munida sarsi)
Coarse, gravel ground with squat lobsters (Decapoda, Munida sarsi)
Coarse, gravel ground with squat lobsters (Decapoda, Munida sarsi), a seastar (Asteroid), some white sponges and an animal burrow
Fine sandy sediments with prominent barchan sand dunes
Fine sandy sediments with prominent barchan sand dunes and some anemones (Anthozoa)
Fine sandy sediments with prominent barchan sand dunes, numerous anemones (Anthozoa) and a seastar (Asteroid)
Fine sandy sediments with prominent barchan sand dunes, numerous anemones (Anthozoa) and a seastar (Asteroid)
Fine sandy sediments with prominent barchan sand dunes, some anemones (Anthozoa) and a mollusc (Gastropod)
Sandy streaked sediments with some anemones (Anthozoa), some brittlestars (Ophiuroids), an octopus (Cephalopod), and some animal tracks
Sandy streaked sediments with some molluscs (Gastropods)
Sandy streaked sediments with some molluscs (Gastropods), some anemones (Anthozoa) and some brittlestars (Ophiuroids)
Sandy streaked sediments with some anemones (Anthozoa), and some brittlestars (Ophiuroids)
Sandy streaked sediments with little obvious fauna
Sandy streaked sediments with stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae),
Coarse, rocky ground with large white branched sponges (Porifera), soft corals (Anthozoa), anemones (Anthozoa) and feather-stars (Crinoid)
Coarse, rocky ground with large white branched sponges (Porifera), anemones (Anthozoa) and seastars (Asteroids)
Gravel ground with numerous anemones (Anthozoa) and large white sponge (Porifera)
Sandy contourite with large mollusc (Gastropod), soft corals (Anthozoa), anemones (Anthozoa) and animal tracks
Sandy contourite with anemones (Anthozoa), sea-pens (Pennatulids) and animal tracks
Sandy contourite with anemones (Anthozoa), sea-pens (Pennatulids) and animal tracks
Coarse rock and sand ground with anemones (Anthozoa)
Coarse rock and sand ground with anemones (Anthozoa), a feather-star (Crinoid), a 'bottlebrush' sponge (Porifera), a seastar (Asteroid) and animal tracks
Coarse rock and sand ground with numerous tubes (probably Sabellid Polychaete worms)
Coarse rock and sand ground with white branched sponge (Porifera) octocoral (Anthozoa) a seastar (Asteroid) and animal tracks
Coarse rock and sand ground
Coarse sandy ground with feather stars (Crinoids) and numerous invertebrate burrows
Coarse sandy ground with giant sea spider (Pycnogonid) anemones (Anthozoa) a branched sponge (Porifera) and numerous tubes (probably Sabellid Polychaete worms)
Coarse sandy ground with octocorals (Anthozoa) and numerous invertebrate burrows
Coarse sandy ground with soft coral, anemones and octocorals (Anthozoa), a mollusc (Gastropod), a sea cucumber (Holothurian) and numerous tubes (probably Sabellid Polychaete worms)
Coarse gravel ground with a large brittlestar (Ophiuroid), anemones (Anthozoa), and a white sponge (Porifera)
Coarse gravel ground with a large brittlestar (Ophiuroid) and anemones (Anthozoa)
Coarse sandy ground with anemones (Anthozoa), a giant sea spider (Pycnogonid) and a small eel-like fish (probably a rockling)
Coarse rocky ground with cirrate octopus (Cephalopod) above the seabed
Coarse rocky ground with feather-star (Crinoid)
Coarse rocky ground with sun-star (Asteroid), octocorals (Anthozoa) and sponges (Porifera)
Coarse rocky ground with octocorals (Anthozoa), a giant sea-spider (Pycnogonid) and invertebrate burrows
Coarse rocky ground with anemones (Anthozoa) and a stalked sponge (Porifera, Hexactinellid, Caulophacussp.)
Coarse rocky ground with anemones (Anthozoa), a feather-star (Crinoid), octocorals (Anthozoa), brittlestars (Ophiuroids) and a sea-fan (Anthozoa, Gorgoniacea)
Coarse rocky ground with anemones (Anthozoa), octocorals (Anthozoa), and brittlestars (Ophiuroids)
Coarse rocky ground with anemones (Anthozoa), a feather-star (Crinoid), octocorals (Anthozoa), and a large sea-pen (Pennatulid)
Coarse rocky ground with octocorals (Anthozoa)
Coarse rocky ground with feather-stars (Crinoids) and encrusting sponges (Porifera)
Coarse rocky ground with feather-stars (Crinoids) and branching sponges (Porifera)
Coarse rocky ground with feather-stars (Crinoids) and branching and massive sponges (Porifera)
Coarse rocky ground with feather-stars (Crinoids), a seastar (Asteroid) and a brittlestar (Ophiuroid)
Muddy sediments with numerous small brittlestars (Ophiuroids), animal tracks and an invertebrate burrow
Muddy sediments with numerous small brittlestars (Ophiuroids) and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with numerous small brittlestars (Ophiuroids) and animal tracks
Coarse rocky ground with a large sea-pen (Pennatulid)
Mud diapir
Mud diapir with a small seastar (Asteroid)
Muddy sediments with a large brittlestar (Ophiuroid) and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with prominent animal tracks and an invertebrate burrow
Muddy sediments with numerous small brittlestars (Ophiuroids), animal tracks and an invertebrate burrow
Muddy sediments with numerous small brittlestars (Ophiuroids), animal tracks and invertebrate burrows
Muddy sediments with numerous small brittlestars (Ophiuroids), a mysid shrimp (Decapoda, Mysidacea) animal tracks and invertebrate burrows
Muddy sediments with numerous small brittlestars (Ophiuroids), animal tracks and invertebrate burrows
Muddy sediments with numerous small brittlestars (Ophiuroids), octocorals (Anthozoa), animal tracks and invertebrate burrows
Muddy sediments with animal tracks and invertebrate burrows
Coarse rocky ground
Muddy sediments with numerous brittlestars (Ophiuroids), octocorals (Anthozoa), a feather-star (Crinoid) and stalked tubular sponges (Porifera)
Muddy sediments with numerous small and one large brittlestar (Ophiuroids)
Muddy sediments with numerous brittlestars (Ophiuroids), octocorals (Anthozoa), and a sea-pen (Pennatulid)
Mud and gravel sediment with prominent animal tracks, brittlestars (Ophiuroids), a mollusc (Gastropod) and octocorals (Anthozoa)
Muddy sediments with a large brittlestar (Ophiuroid), octocorals (Anthozoa), feather-stars (Crinoids), branching and tubular sponges (Porifera), solitary hydroids, and a sea-fan (Anthozoa, Gorgoniacea)
Muddy sediments with a seastar (Asteroid), anemone (Anthozoa) and a large sea-pansy (Pennatulacea, Umbellula sp.)
Muddy sediments with numerous small brittlestars (Ophiuroids), octocorals (Anthozoa), and blue encrusting sponges (Porifera)
Coarse rocky ground with large white tubular sponges (Porifera) and feather-stars (Crinoids)
Coarse rocky ground with large boulder with white and blue encrusting sponges (Porifera), feather-stars (Crinoids) and anemones (Anthozoa)
Gravelly ground with a brittlestar (Ophiuroid) and a feather-star (Crinoid)
Gravelly ground with a feather-star (Crinoid) and invertebrate burrows
Coarse rocky ground with a giant sea-spider (Pycnogonid)
Coarse rocky ground with feather-stars (Crinoids) and anemones (Anthozoa), brittlestars (Ophiuroids) and a grey fish (probably a rockling)
Sandy gravelly seafloor with abundant pencil-spined sea urchins (Echinoids, Cidarids), coring using ROV ISIS
Sandy gravelly seafloor with abundant pencil-spined sea urchins (Echinoids, Cidarids), coring using ROV ISIS
Sandy gravelly seafloor with abundant pencil-spined sea urchins (Echinoids, Cidarids), and rat-tail, ROV arm
Sandy gravelly seafloor with abundant pencil-spined sea urchins (Echinoids, Cidarids), and rat-tail, ROV arm
Sandy gravelly seafloor with abundant pencil-spined sea urchins (Echinoids, Cidarids), ROV instruments and core being returned
Sandy gravelly seafloor with pencil-spined sea urchin (Echinoid, Cidarid), and anemone (Anthozoa)
Sandy gravelly seafloor with pencil-spined sea urchin (Echinoid, Cidarid), and anemone (Anthozoa)
Sandy gravelly seafloor with pencil-spined sea urchin (Echinoid, Cidarid), and anemone (Anthozoa)
Sandy gravelly seafloor with pencil-spined sea urchin (Echinoid, Cidarid), and anemone (Anthozoa)
Sandy gravelly seafloor with pencil-spined sea urchin (Echinoid, Cidarid), and rat-tail fish
Sandy gravelly seafloor with anemone (Anthozoa) and fish (probably Helicolenus sp.)
Sandy gravelly seafloor with anemone (Anthozoa) and fish (probably Helicolenus sp.)
Muddy sediments with a large sea cucumber (Holothurian) feeding.
Muddy sediments with a large sea cucumber (Holothurian) feeding.
Muddy sediments with a large sea cucumber (Holothurian) feeding.
Gravelly stony seafloor, squat lobster (Decapod, Munida sarsi)
Sandy sediments with a boulder and animal tracks and burrows
Stony seafloor, 1.0m boulder, small sponges
Gravelly seafloor, sea cucumber (Holothurian), heart urchin (Spatangoid), small fish
Profusion of sponges, various species (Porifera)
Largest boulder observed (~2.5m), soft corals (Anthozoa), seasquirts, feather star (Crinoid)
Muddy seafloor with stones, gravel, major burrow feature with multiple openings, &1.4m diameter low heap of burrow spoil, fish (eelpout)
Profusion of sponges, various species (Porifera), cushion starfish (Asteroid)
Sea cucumber (Holothurian), squat lobster (Decapod, Munida sarsi), small sponges (Porifera)
Gravelly seafloor, pencil-spined sea urchin (Cidarid), cuttlefish (Cephalopoda)
Sand waves (150cm wavelength) over gravel pavement
Uniform, gravelly seafloor, pencil-spined sea urchins (Cidarid), sea cucumber (Holothurian), and Gastropod mollusc
Rippled (20 cm wavelength) seafloor, glacial erratic boulder (80cm) with scour moat & tail
Boulder (1.2m) with scour moat & tail, sponges and various seaweed debris
Stony ground with superficial cover of fine sediment, seastar (Asteroid), soft corals (Anthozoa) & featherstars (Crinoids)
Small Lophelia pertusa (Anthozoa) colony (~20cm)
Numerous small stalked sponges (Porifera, Hexactinellidae) and soft corals (Anthozoa), seastar (Asteroid) with trail and feeding marks, seaspider (pycnogonid) and anemone (Anthozoa)
Boulder with scour, brittle star (Ophiuroid), and soft coral (Anthozoa)
Rippled (40cm wavelength) sandy seafloor, small anemones (Anthozoa), gastropod mollusc, & sea spiders (Pycnogonids), one giant sea spider (Pycnogonid) 30cm leg span.
Soft corals (Anthozoa) and tube worms (Polychaetes) mainly on larger rock (50cm), giant sea spider (Pycnogonid) 30cm leg span.
Sand sediments with boulder and animal tracks and burrows. From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with squid (Cephalopoda) sea urchin (Echinioid) and animal tracks. From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with animal tracks and burrows and a large sea urchin (Echinoid). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with rabbit fish (Chimaera). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with sea urchins (Echinoids) animal tracks and burrows. From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with sea urchins (Echinoids), a seastar (Asteroid) animal tracks and burrows. From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with large boulder, large grey fish and animal tracks. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with large sea urchin (Echinoidea) and small fish. From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with large boulder with attached sponges (Porifera) and a soft coral (Anthozoa). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with small fish. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with hermit crab (Decapoda) and track. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with giant protozoan (xenophyophore) . From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with giant protozoans (xenophyophores). From Darwin Mounds
Coral rubble on sandy sediments with a pencil urchin (Cidarid, Echinoid), hard coral (Anthozoa, probably Lophelia pertusa) with entangled plastic debris. From Darwin Mounds
Coral rubble on sandy sediments with pencil urchin (Cidarid, Echinoid), hard coral (Anthozoa, probably Lophelia pertusa), squat lobster (Decapoda), rat-tail fish (Coryphaenoides sp.) and an echiuran worm (Echiura, Bonelliidae). From Darwin Mounds
Coral rubble on sandy sediments with an echiuran worm (Echiura, Bonelliidae). From Darwin Mounds
Coral rubble on sandy sediments with pencil urchins (Cidarids, Echinoids) and large sea urchin (Echinoid). From Darwin Mounds
Coral rubble on sandy sediments. From Darwin Mounds
Coral rubble on sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, probably Lophelia pertusa ). From Darwin Mounds
Coral rubble on sandy sediments with a variety of sponges (Porifera) and a grey fish. From Darwin Mounds
Coral rubble on sandy sediments with a variety of sponges (Porifera) and hard coral (Anthozoa, probably Lophelia pertusa). From Darwin Mounds
Hard coral stand (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa) and gastropods (Mollusca). From Darwin Mounds
Hard coral stands (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa ) on sandy sediments. From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with a prominent animal track. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with animal track and a fish. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with numerous giant protozoans (xenophyophores). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with giant protozoans (xenophyophores) an eel-like fish and a rat-tail fish(Coryphaenoides). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with giant protozoans (xenophyophores), sponges (Porifera) and 2 eel-like fish. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediment with giant protozoans (xenophyophores), some eel-like fish and a rabbit fish (Chimaera). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with a sea urchin (Echinoid) and giant protozoans (xenophyophores). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with a sea urchin (Echinoid), giant protozoans (xenophyophores) and eel-like fish. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with giant protozoan (xenophyophore), eel-like fish and sponge(?). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sand sediments with large orange sea urchin (Echinoid) and eel-like fish. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with large glass sponge (Hexactinellid, Porifera, Pheronema carpenteri). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with rat-tail fish (Coryphaenoides sp.) and a large orange sea urchin (Echinoid). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with a large anemone (Anthozoa), eel-like fish and a few giant protozoa (xenophyophores). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with rabbit fish (Chimaera). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with large hard coral stand (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), a seastar (Asteroid) and a pencil urchin (Cidarid, Echinoid). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), sponges (Porifera), and eel-like fish. From Darwin Mounds
Coral rubble on sandy sediments with a squid (Cephalopoda), sponges (Porifera) and hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with hard coral stand (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), large echiuran worm (Echiura, Bonellidae). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), a variety of sponges (Porifera) and an echiuran worm (Echiura, Bonelliidae). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), a variety of sponges (Porifera), a pencil urchin (Cidarid, Echinoid) and a large grey fish. From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), a variety of sponges (Porifera), and echiuran worms (Echiura, Bonelliidae). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), pencil urchin (Cidarid, Echinoid), blue sponges (Porifera) and a giant protozoan (xenophyophore). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), sea urchin (Echinoid), blue sponges (Porifera) a giant protozoan (xenophyophore) and an echiuran worm (Echiura, Bonelliidae). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with large grey fish and a giant protozoan (xenophyophore). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with hard corals (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), variety of sponges (Porifera) and a large grey fish. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with hard corals (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), a variety of sponges (Porifera) and a large grey fish. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediment with a red anemone (Anthozoa). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediment with giant protozoans (xenophyophores) and squid ink. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediment with giant protozoans (xenophyophores) and a rabbitfish (Chimaera). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with large orange sea urchin (Echinoid) and eel-like fish. From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediment with numerous giant protozoans (xenophyophores) and eel-like fish. From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediment with hard coral stand (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral stand (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), gastropods (Mollusca), anemones (Anthozoa) and sponges (Porifera). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with coral fragments, animal tracks and a squid (Cephalopoda). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with coral rubble, hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), pencil urchins (Cidarids, Echinoids), echiuran worms (Echiura, Bonelliidae) and a variety of sponges (Porifera). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with monk fish (Lophius piscatorius), hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), echiuran worms (Echiura, Bonelliidae) and animal tracks. From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediment with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), gastropods (Mollusca), and a large feather star (Crinoid). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa) and a cushion star (Asteroid) . From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with coral rubble, pencil urchins (Cidarids, Echinoids) and sea spiders (Pycnogonids). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with coral rubble, hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), echiuran worms (Echiura, Bonellidae). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with coral rubble, pencil urchin (Cidarid, Echinoid), fish and an echiuran worm (Echiura, Bonelliidae). From Darwin Mounds
Rippled sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with coral rubble, hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), echiuran worms (Echiura, Bonelliidae) and sponges (Porifera). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa) and sponges (Porifera). From Darwin Mounds
Sandy sediments with hard coral (Anthozoa, Lophelia pertusa), large fish, sea star (Asteroid) and echiuran worms (Echiura, Bonelliidae). From Darwin Mounds
Muddy sediments with animal burrows and a shrimp (Crustacean, Decapod)
Muddy sediments with boulders and a seastar track.
Muddy sediments with a cushion star (Asteroid) and tracks and a small grey fish
Muddy sediments with 4 large animal burrows and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with animal tracks
Mud diapirs with large boulders with a shrimp (Crustacean, Decapod) and some seapens (Pennatulidea)
Mud diapirs with a small sponge (Porifera)
Mud diapirs with white vase sponges (Porifera)
Mud diapirs with blue sponge (Porifera), and a shrimp (Crustacean, Decapod)
Mud diapirs with large boulders and seapens (Pennatulidea)
Mud diapirs with a jellyfish (Cnidaria)
Muddy sediments with seastar track (Asteroidea) an animal burrow and xenophyophores (Protozoa)
Mud diapirs with white vase sponges and large brown sponges (Porifera) and numerous small seastars (Asteroidea)
Mud diapirs with white vase sponges and large brown sponges (Porifera), a gastropod mollusc, and a red shrimp (Crustacea, Decapoda), and seastars (Asteroidea)
Mud diapirs with white vase sponges and large brown sponges (Porifera), a red shrimp (Crustacea, Decapoda), and seastars (Asteroidea)
Mud diapirs with a red shrimp (Crustacea, Decapoda)
Mud diapirs with a seastar (Asteroidea)
Coarse, rocky ground with a large boulder.
Coarse, rocky ground
Muddy sediments with seastar (Asteroidea), numerous brittlestars (Ophiuroidea) and seastar tracks
Muddy sediments with large brittlestar (Ophiuroid) and seapen (Pennatulid)
Muddy sediments with a seastar (Asteroid) animal tracks, and numerous tubes (probably sabellid polychaete worms)
Muddy sediments with a seastar (Asteroid) animal tracks, and numerous tubes (probably sabellid polychaete worms)
Muddy sediments with animal tracks and burrows, a seastar (Asteroid), a grey fish, numerous tubes (probably sabellid polychaete worms), an anemone (Cnidaria) and a sea urchin (Echinoidea)
Muddy sediments with a large brittlestar (Ophiuroid), an anemone (Cnidarian), a seapen (Pennatulid), and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with two large soft corals (Anthozoa) and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with a giant sea-spider (Pycnogonid) , three anemones (Cnidaria) and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with an anemone (Cnidaria), soft coral (Anthozoa) and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with anemones (Cnidaria), fish, and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with anemones (Cnidaria), a seastar (Asteroidea) and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with a large anemone (Cnidarian) and a cluster of animal burrows and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with a large anemone (Cnidarian), seapens (Pennatulida), a brittlestar (Ophiuroid), and a cluster of burrows
Muddy sediments with a large Sea-Pansy (Pennatulacea, Umbellulla sp. anemone (Cnidarian), seapens (Pennatulid), a lycodid fish and animal tracks
Rippled sandy sediments with a large boulder and tail
Coarse, rocky ground with a large orange cushion star (Asteroid) and a squat lobster (Decapod, Munida sp.)
Coarse, rocky ground with a sea cucumber (holothurian), a squat lobster (Decapod, Munida sp.) and a yellow sponge (Porifera), with a piece of rope
Coarse, rocky ground with a squat lobster (decapod, Munida sp.) and an urchin (Echinoid)
Coarse, rocky ground with a large trench and squat lobsters (decapod, Munida sp.) and small white sponges (Porifera)
Coarse, rocky ground with a squat lobster (decapod, Munida sp.) and two urchins (Echinoids) and animal tracks
Coarse, rocky ground with coral rubble. a squat lobster (decapod, Munida sp.)
Coarse, rocky ground with squat lobsters (decapoda, Munida sp.) and an urchin (Echinoid)
Coarse, rocky ground
Muddy sediments with a large boulder and gastropod molluscs and animal tracks.
Muddy sediments with boulders
Muddy sediments an urchin (Echinoid) and an anemone (Cnidaria) and animal tracks
Sandy sediments with a flatfish
Coarse, sandy sediments with two large grey fish
Muddy sediments with a seastar (Asteroid) and a brittlestar (Ophiuroid) and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with large grey fish and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with large grey fish and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with large grey fish and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with flatfish and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with flat fish and animal tracks
Sandy sediments with boulders and prominent animal track
Muddy sediments with a brittlestar (Ophiuroid) and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with animal tracks
Muddy sediments with a crab (Crustacea, decapoda) and animal tracks
Muddy sediments with a seastar (Asteroid) and animal tracks
coarse sandy sediments with boulders encrusted with white sponges (Porifera) and animal tracks
Coarse sandy sediments with a boulder and gastropod molluscs and a squat lobster (Crustacea, Decapoda, Munida sp.)
Coarse sandy sediments with a boulder and a sea urchin (Echinoid) and sponges (Porifera)
Coarse sandy sediments with hermit crab (decapoda) and track
Coarse sandy sediments with a sea cucumber (holothurian) and a sheeps eyeball
Coarse sandy sediments with white sponges (Porifera) and an animal track
Sandy sediment with a heart urchin (Spatangoid) and track
Sandy sediment with a heart urchin (Spatangoid) and track
Sandy sediment with a heart urchin (Spatangoid) and track, a fish, and a sponge (Porifera)
Muddy sediment with numerous small urchins and animal tracks
Course rocky ground with large boulder and epifanua with small grey fish
Coarse rocky ground with large grey fish and white sponge
Muddy sediment with large anemone
Muddy sediments with animal burrows and rattail fish
Coarse rocky ground with numerous feather stars (crinoid) and a variety of sponges (porifera) and a sea star (asteroid)
Coarse rocky ground with numerous feather stars (crinoid) and a variety of sponges (porifera)
Coarse rocky ground with a variety of sponges (porifera)
Coarse rocky ground with large skate fish
Coarse rocky ground with prominent trawl scar
Coarse rocky ground with trawl mark and ray fish
Coarse rocky ground with prominant trawl mark
Coarse rocky ground with rabbit fish (Chimaera)
Coarse rocky ground with fishing rope
Coarse rocky ground with a variety of sponges (porifera), seastar (asteroid) and urchin test (echinoid)
Coarse rocky ground with spatangoid urchin (echinoid) and prominent track
Sandy sediments with large wolf fish
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