An aggregation of vestimentiferan tubeworms (Lamellibrachia sp.)., hydroids ( small stalked animals), zoanthids in upper left, a scale worm in the center, and a translucent reddish shrimp in the center right. Numerous copepods are flitting about giving a snowfall appearance.
Photo Location: Gulf of Mexico, West Florida Escarpment
Photo Date: 2012 March 24