velvet worm

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Velvet worm

Sliced and dyed sections of Peripatus moseleyi , prepared on slides. Onychophora are found in tropical regions of the Southern Hemisphere. They prey on smaller animals such as insects, which they catch by squirting adhesive mucus.

Sliced and dyed sections of Peripatus moseleyi , prepared on slides. Onychophora are found in tropical regions of the Southern Hemisphere. They prey on smaller animals such as insects, which they catch by squirting adhesive mucus.

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04-11-2015