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Nemertean worms attacking an annelid

Nemertean worms in action.
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Necrophagy in the world’s longest worm

I’ve filmed the nemertean worm Lineus longissimus feeding on dead annelids! An example of necrophagy.

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Bryozoan life cycle

The BEST footage of bryozoan life cycle on the internet. Meet the coronate larva of Bugula neritina. Wow!

Made by Alvaro E. Migotto and Leandro M. Vieira.
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Cyphonautes day

The name cyphonautes was created by Ehrenberg (1834), who first saw the tiny creature on Nov. 25, 1832 (Hyman 1959).

Cyphonautes larva of the bryozoan Membranipora membranacea.
Cyphonautes larva of the bryozoan Membranipora membranacea after being fed red micro-algae.
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A ribbon worm

Ribbon worm
Adult specimen of Lineus ruber (Nemertea).
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Comb jelly swallowed hole

Swallowed Whole – a comb jelly preying on a comb jelly. Just awesome! #ctenophora

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The penis worm

Luckily enough, the magnificent “penis worm” has no penis #priapulida

The penis worm (Priapulida).
Adult specimen of the priapulid Priapulus caudatus collected in Sweden.
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Surface of the pilidium larva

Pilidium larva of a nemertean
Cilia covering the pilidium larva of a nemertean, a marine invertebrate. Honorable mention at the Olympus BioScapes 2014.
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Life is 4D

The amazing #LISH2014 has come to an end. Thanks for the great course!

Life is 4D
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Arduino is cool

Ok, now I understand why Arduino is cool.

Arduino is cool