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Tara Pacific expedition - november 2017 Isolated reef rises from considerable depths to forty-five feet (14 meters) below the surface. As with Bradford Shoals, the basic reef structure is primarily composed of flat plates and mounds of non-staghorn corals. In addition there are also large stands of a grayish soft coral, probably Nephthya. From the bare patch at its crest (15-25m depth) , the reef falls away in sheer vertical walls, D: 31 m, Inglis Shoal seamount, Kimbe Bay, Papua New Guinea

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Shooting date : 2017-11-18

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Keywords

Wild animal / Cnidaria / Anthozoan / Coral / Hexacoral / Soft coral / Alcyoniidae / Tree coral (Nephthea sp)

Shot / Overview

Oceania / Melanesia / New Guinea island / Papua New Guinea / West New Britain Province

November

World sea and ocean / Pacific Ocean / South Pacific Ocean / Bismarck Sea

Individual / Person

Colour / Blue

Leisure / Sport / Diving / Scuba diving

Motion / Locomotion / Swim

Shot / Underwater shot

Leisure / Sport / Diving / Diver

Area / Marine area / Reef / Coral reef

Area / Marine area / Sea bottom

Environment / Environment awareness / Nature conservancy organization / Tara expedition / Tara Pacific (Expedition)

Area / Marine area / Sea / Tropical sea

Oceania / Melanesia / New Guinea island / Papua New Guinea / Bismarck Archipelago / New Britain island

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Radiata / Cnidaria / Anthozoa / Alcyonaria / Alcyonacea / Nephtheidae / Nephthea

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