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June 26, 2007 20:51:57

This heteropod is a mollusk – related to clams and squid. In fact, this is a free swimming snail with a greatly reduced shell. It is predatory and consumed a number of organisms that were trawled in with it while in the lab. This individual was collected between 200 and 400 meters depth.

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