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Old 07-04-2009, 06:22 PM   #40
brightpearl
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That revolting thingie up there that Brynn posted is probably some kind of bryozoan. They're kind of like coral polyps, but sometimes they secrete a jelly matrix instead of calcium carbonate. Predictably, I have heard of them because nudibranchs eat them.

This, on the other hand, is quite obviously from outer space.


Okay, really it's an Antartic sea cucumber affectionately nicknamed a sea pig, but still.
Yick.
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