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Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel (GEOMAR)

Crab on Bacterial Mat

Caption: This is a crab on a bacterial mat at mud volcano Mound 12, documented by a deep-sea observatory.

Credit: GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel

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