Graveyard Seamount, New Zealand
Description: RV Tangaroa, station TAN0905/23, Graveyard Seamount, 770-919 m.
Volcanic substrate with stylasterids (Calyptopora reticulata), glass sponges, and an Orange Roughy (Hoplostethus atlanticus).
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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Hoplostethus atlanticus Collett, 1889
Calyptopora reticulata Boschma, 1968
Citation: WoRMS Photo Gallery / NIWA/ DTIS Seabed Image, 2010
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