Pacific Ring of Fire Expedition. Conical limpets (2cm, 0.75 in) coverthe rocks surfaces at East Diamante. The white dots on the rocks andshells are limpet egg cases. An arc crab is investigating the scene.
Date: 2004 April
Credit: Pacific Ring of Fire 2004 Expedition. NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration; Dr. Bob Embley, NOAA PMEL, Chief Scientist
Location: Mariana Arc region, Western Pacific Ocean
Subject: Ocean exploration