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|date of photo between 1980 and 1985
this photo depicts an animal that was captive or collected
photo location Hopkins Marine Station
animal's place of origin
Pacific Grove (Monterey County, California, US)class Bivalviahabitat 'cold seeps'notes These cold seep clams were taken from 700 m depth in Monterey Bay Canyon. Symbiotic, intracellular bacteria oxydize hydrogen sulphide gas to synthesize ATP that drives production of organic products, the clams' food, from CO2 and seawater..camera Nikonphoto category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other
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Cold Seep Clam (photographer)
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