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Subject: APK0004zg2

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  • Quia by Quia

    What is that in the middle? No internal structure at all, just a long transparent ribbon.

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    It is an #Arrowworm. You can see the tail fin on the left when look carefully. Their body is transparent until they eat something

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  • Quia by Quia

    Oh, neat. I don't think I've seen a hungry one before, must be very good predators!

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    Yes, they really are! Here's a blog posts about them http://blog.planktonportal.org/2013/11/21/arrow-worms-voracious-plankton-predators/

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