Macquarie Ridge, TAN0803/32
Description: RV Tangaroa station TAN0803/32, seamount 3 on Macquarie Ridge, 1057-1091 m depth. Volcanic substrate covered with primnoids (e.g. Thouarella sp.), stylasterids, caryophyllid hard coral, comatulid crinoids, and visited by a morid cod (Guttigadus sp.)
Image taken by the National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research (NIWA) Deep-Towed Imaging System (DTIS).
Author: NIWA/ DTIS seabed image ()
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added on 2010-11-09 - 305 views
Citation: WoRMS Photo Gallery / NIWA/ DTIS seabed image, 2010
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