Venus Fly-trap Animal, Gulf of Mexico (image) Census of Marine Life 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 Usage Restrictions Photo credit must be given Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.