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Nemertean Worm, Tubulanus rhabdotus, eating a Feather Duster


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#1 lindai

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Posted 23 October 2013 - 03:45 PM

Here is some interesting behavior from southeast Florida (USA).   A Nemertean worm attacked and ate a feather duster..... in spite of the feather duster trying to withdraw into its tube.  I have more images of the sequence of events.

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Linda Ianniello - Nikon D200, Sea & Sea housing, Inon ring strobe, dual Inon Z220 strobes, Nikon 60mm and 105mm lenses.