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[captive] Lophelia (Lophelia pertusa) is the most widespread reef-framework forming cold-water coral. It has been frequently found in the North Atlantic Ocean, but it is still being discovered in oceans throughout the world where it's robust skeletons form massive deep-sea coral reefs. Trondheimfjord, North Atlantic Ocean, Norway

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[captive] Lophelia (Lophelia pertusa) is the most widespread reef-framework forming cold-water coral. It has been frequently found in the North Atlantic Ocean, but it is still being discovered in oceans throughout the world where it's robust skeletons form massive deep-sea coral reefs. Trondheimfjord, North Atlantic Ocean, Norway