Life - Creatures of the Deep
This episode is about marine invertebrates, including those around underwater volcanic vents, in coral reefs, and even in the seas around Antarctica.. Phylums represented include cnideria, annelida, mollusca, echinodermata, and arthropoda. The primary focus on this episode is simply survival -- how these organisms find food and conserve energy.
Species: Pompeii worm, Humboldt squid, nemertine worm, Aurelia jellyfish, fried-egg jellyfish, spider crab, sting ray, cuttlefish, Pacific giant octopus, giant sun star, sea urchin, coral polyps, sea slugs, emperor shrimp.
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