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Saturday, July 15, 2017

Watch a Mysterious Worm With an Anus for a Mouth

When the worms are ready for lunch, their multitasking orifice unfolds “a sheet-like pharynx lined with glands" that "lays on top of the animal that it’s about to eat," usually earthworms, Ducey says.

via news.nationalgeographic.com

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What do they lay on top of the animal?

Posted by: dearieme | Jul 15, 2017 2:59:20 PM

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