Asset ID
314
Title
Velvet worm
Creator
NHM
Credit
NHM Images
KEYWORDS
BMNH 2008-83
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ecdysozoan
invertebrate
group
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