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Thread: Bobbit worm

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    super creepy. I would not feel good sticking my hands in the tank knowing that thing was lurking in it.
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    How in the heck did the guy not notice that thing for 2 years?

    I think it's kinda cool looking, but yeah, no scaping that tank for me.

    They eat coral (???)
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    blegh....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    How in the heck did the guy not notice that thing for 2 years?

    I think it's kinda cool looking, but yeah, no scaping that tank for me.

    They eat coral (???)
    I read this little gem on wikipedia:

    In March 2009, the Blue Reef Aquarium in Newquay, Cornwall, discovered a Bobbit worm in one of their tanks. The workers had seen the devastation caused by the worm, such as fish being injured or disappearing and coral being sliced in half, but did not find it until they started taking the display apart in the tank. The worm was nicknamed "Barry".
    can you imagine? And they can grow nearly ten feet long!
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    No....no, I cannot imagine
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    It kind of looks like a centipede.
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    (just noticed this is a dead thread from 2016, but still, that's my comment)
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    So, Matt, anybody besides us two come around here anymore??? All I hear is crickets...

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    I don't even hear crickets here anymore, it's more like a vacuum, where sound does not exist

    IMO, it's a real shame, I miss my friends here, tremendously

    And I miss the great advice they offered to new members
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