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Licence: 
All rights reserved.
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

This polychaete worm is feeding on an injured arm of Octopus macropus. The Octopus is suffering from autophagy syndrome and was chewing on his own arm (image 1485) shortly before this image was taken.

Maturity: Adult; Sex: Male; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: Mediterranean sea, italy, naples

Creator: 
Michael Jürgen Kuba
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith