Sea Zoanthids ~ Zoanthids are an order of cnidarians commonly found in coral reefs, the deep sea and many other marine environments around the world. These animals come in a variety of different colonizing formations and in numerous colors.
Sporting a bright fuchsia hue, this new species of deep-sea acorn worm was recently found some feet meters) deep near the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. The colorful creature has extremely long "lips" that help it snag prey in a place where food is scarce.
Under The Sea The Butterfly of the Sea: Red Gurnard The Red Gurnard (Chelidonichthys spinosus)is one of 100 different species of Sea Robins, or Gurnards. These fantastic fish are normally found on the sea floor at depths of around 660 ft.