There are all kinds of reasons why Paulo Bonifácio and Lénaïck Menot have nerd clout. There is, of course, the fact that they just described…View More A Wormy (and Nerdy) Conquest of the Deep
This species bring a whole new meaning to butt face. It’s Latin name even means butt face. I jest… it actually means resembling a pig’s…View More These are a few of my favorite species: Pig Butt Worm
Clearly, last week’s Cephalopod Beak ID Contest was too easy! So This week’s contest is going to be a little harder. I’m testing you guys…View More Mad Taxonomic Skillz Contest II – What Vent Worm Am I?
From the video, “It’s known as penis fencing, and the worms are the swordsmen” Potentially NSFW if having the word the penis said a dozen…View More Sex For Flatworms is Both Love and War
#2 Genus Osedax (Phylum: Annelida, Class: Polychaeta, Order: Sabellida, Family: Siboglinidae) BONEZ1!! WE WANTZ UR BONEZ!! Perhaps the scariest deep sea creature, Osedax (latin for…View More The 27 Best Deep-Sea Species #2: Bone-Devouring Zombie Worms from Hell
From National Geographic’s new Translucent Creatures photo gallery: A hydromedusa spreads its luminescent tentacles in the Weddell Sea near Antarctica. Photograph by Ingo Arndt/Minden Pictures.…View More Friday Deep Sea Picture: Ninja Hydromedusa!
These chicas are freaky. But if you lived on a whale vertebrae and eat through bone, perhaps you’d be a little on the kinky side…View More Ladies of the Bone-Devouring Worm Prefer Their Boys Tiny and in Harems