DANTE FENOLIO / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DANTE FENOLIO / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
This spiny pelagic amphipod is small at about 1/4rth of a cm in length. Amphipods serve as important food items to a number of marine vertebrates. This specimen was trawled from between 100 and 150 meters depth in the Gulf of Mexico, 2010.
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