Meat-Eating Sponge Found Off California Coast
This new type of harp sponge, Chondrocladia lyra, was found off the coast of California. The creature captures tiny crustaceans with barbed hooks on its branching limbs. After catching a tiny crustacean, the harp sponge envelops it in a thin membrane and then slowly digests it.
Life's Little Mysteries: Gift Edition Hardcover Book
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