PETER SCOONES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY PETER SCOONES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Coral with polyps extended. Close-up of a red coral with polyps extended and feeding, filtering nutrients from the water. The polyps have 8-fold symmetry and are classified as part of the subclass Octocorallia. Filmed in Raja Ampat, West Papua, Indonesia.
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