Fishing _for_ worms

Julie Brock jbrock at
Thu Sep 6 14:34:28 EST 2001

Yes, shore fishermen in Hawaii often "catch" Pherecardia striata 
(Amphinomidae) on baited hooks. This is a good worm for the teaching lab 
aquarium. They come off the bottom to take a piece of fish or dead cow 
held in a pair of forceps. Something to be said for the caruncle.  

Aloha Julie B-Brock  
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