Angler and mysterious worms
Off the coast of Costa Rica, scientists have received photos new types of deep-sea inhabitants.
research vessel Falkor, owned by the Institute of Oceanology, Schmidt completed a three-week mission off the coast of Costa Rica.
During a scientific expedition experts studied the ocean floor and opened the four previously unknown species of corals and six new species.
Brittle or zmeehvostiki. These marine creatures live at a depth of up to 8 km.
A new species of jellyfish Cyanophore
A rare deep sea shark ghost, or a chimera
xylophages - bivalves
holothurian or sea cucumber
The squat lobster hiding in the coral Victorgorgia on Phoenix Island
A new species of fish from the detachment of anglerfish or monkfish
A previously unknown type of marine worm
The accumulation of fish-swords
The sea lily
Many of these deep-sea creatures are able to survive without light and oxygen at the expense of methane emitted from the bottom of the ocean