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Census of Marine Life

Venus Fly-trap Animal, Gulf of Mexico

Caption: This is a Venus fly-trap, or Actinoscyphia sp., from site GC852 in the Gulf of Mexico, ~1500 m (described by Felder, D. L. and Camp, D. K. (eds.), 2009.

Credit: Photo Credit: I. MacDonald

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