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Basket stars (Gorgonocephalus) | by SERPENT Project
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Basket stars (Gorgonocephalus)

These basket stars were observed offshore Norway at the Midnattsol field. They are at the top of a ridge on the seabed at 928m depth using their branched arms for filter feeding in the strong currents.

 

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Taken on August 26, 2007