Strange, Meat-Eating Sea Sponge Found...

Strange, Meat-Eating Sea Sponge Found in Deep Ocean

There are 7 comments on the WKRG-TV Mobile story from Nov 10, 2012, titled Strange, Meat-Eating Sea Sponge Found in Deep Ocean. In it, WKRG-TV Mobile reports that:

The meat-eating species was dubbed the "harp sponge," so-called because its structure resembles a harp or lyre turned on its side.

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New York, NY

#1 Nov 10, 2012
They found my ex husband.

“Barbie Doll Queen”

Since: Sep 08

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#2 Nov 10, 2012
And why man is disappearing from the seas the meat eating creature from Mars
Jack

Kutztown, PA

#3 Nov 10, 2012
Sick em sparky. My new pet.

“New & Improved..”

Since: Oct 07

Formerly From Kenya

#4 Nov 10, 2012
This is why 'dog' has replaced ' loofah' as mans best friend..

still...

the article says..and I quote..."The swollen balls at the tip of the harp sponge's upright branches hold the sperm packets. The balls release the spermatophores into passing currents, and other nearby sponges capture the packets on fine filaments along their branches."

I am pretty sure Ferryman had this in his blog...!

just sayin'

Since: Jan 12

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#5 Nov 10, 2012
It's ALIVE!!

No seriously that's interesting, I didn't Spongebob could do that too...

Since: Dec 11

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#6 Nov 10, 2012
It's a water harpie.
Donkey Estonkey

Hampton, VA

#7 Nov 11, 2012
Shit like this gives me the willies!

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