Cool Animal of the Day: The Meat-Eating Harp Sponge

Posted: May 10, 2019 in Animals, Interesting Videos, Nature, Things I Love
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Check out that Meat-Eating Harp Sponge, man. Dude looks more like a candelabra to me but whatevs. This guy will snare and slowly digest a passing crustacean before they know it. This bizarre creature had never been observed by human eyes before 2000, when a team from the Monterey Bay Research  Aquarium Institute in California took a remotely operated submersible into 2-mile deep waters off the central California coast (video below). Wild looking creature, man. Anywho, Meat-Eating Harp Sponge.

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Nothing to see here. I’m just a harmless plant. Move along.

Gimme a holler.

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