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Below are images of collected fauna from the South Atlantic Bight. Roll mouse over image for caption and click on image for larger view (images may take a moment to load....)

Sponges

sponge from Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary sponge from off Sapelo Island, GA sponge from Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary Sponge from Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary sponge and associated nudibranch from off Sapelo Island, GA Chondrilla nocula from off Sapelo Island. GA sponge from Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary the barrel or loggerhead sponge Spheciospongia vesparium from shallow shelf waters in the South Atlantic Bight, with Lytechinus variegatus (short-spined sea urchin) in cavity deep water spong from offshore Georgia, 2004 Ocean Explorer ETTA Cruise

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Unless otherwise indicated in caption, photographs were taken by SERTC staff (Susan Thornton-DeVictor, David Knott, Rachael King).