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Location NW Eifuku volcano, Mariana Arc, western North Pacific Ocean
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source 2004 Videos: Ocean Explorer Return to the Mariana Arc
Copyright © 2004 NOAA PMEL Vents Program
Movie Use share with ToL partners, modification permitted
Creation Date 2004
Attached to Group Decapoda: view page movie collection
Bivalvia: view page movie collection
Title Hydrothermal vent fauna
Description An extraordinary biological community exists at NW Eifuku volcano that is dominated by a very large and densely populated bed of hydrothermal mussels. Other vent animals at the hot springs include crabs, shrimp, scale worms, and limpets.
Movie Type Documentary
Movie Content Specimen(s), Habitat
ID 27146
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