In pictures: Year of marine wonders
Flat head

"The mantra for CoML is that we have the known, the unknown and the unknowable," says Paul Tyler.

This eel larva with its transparent body is now in the realm of the known. "As a result of CoML we know that ocean life covers more of the Earth and is much more diverse than we thought."

(Image: Russ Hopcroft, University of Alaska Fairbanks)

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