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What On Earth Is This Bizarre Creature, And What Is It Shooting?

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Stephen Potvin

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clockDec 1 2017, 16:37 UTC

This strange creature was found by a Taiwanese fisherman. It was later identified as a nemertean, or ribbon worm, of the species Lineus fuscoviridis. They can be found in the waters between Japan and The Philippines, and can grow to a massive 2 meters in length.

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Check out the footage of this underwater oddity below:


Credit: YouTube/簡偉丞 via Storyful


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