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Port Heiden, Alaska, United States

Red coral observed near Port Heiden along the Bering Sea coast.

Photo by Melissa O'Domin
Photo by Melissa O'Domin
Gersemia sp. — Brain like shape when contracted; white, red or purple color; no hard skeleton; can expand to considerable size when undisturbed. (P. Malecha).
Photo from "A Field Guide to Alaskan Corals"

Port Heiden Alaska, United States


Port Heiden is a community of 102 residents on the Alaska peninsula.