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Subject: APK0007voh

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  • imketys by imketys

    there is a weird hat at the end of the ribbon

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  • suzeroo by suzeroo

    #radiolarian, looks like it's bent and curled a bit at the end.

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  • cspivak by cspivak

    Is this two separate animals? The size of the end ones is so different. Maybe #behavior eating??

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    I've answered on the Help board too.. It is just a bent colony, no eating behaviour for sure 😃

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  • jo.irisson by jo.irisson translator, scientist

    Indeed, most radiolarians don't actually feed. They host symbiotic algae which photosynthetise and provide them some of the glucids produced

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