Bizarre deep-sea creatures imaged off New Zealand

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  1. sorseress

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    If you are into scuba diving and have access to a boat that can get you into really deep (5,000+ ft) water you can see some really amazing creatures at night. Just do a shallow dive (
     
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    Sounds like an excellent paper. I figured that these might be related phylogenetically to pogonophorans, but the use of methane instead of sulfide groups may mean a completely different history.
     

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