Strange creature I never saw before.

Dr. K. Mark Wiencek rsixmw at RohmHaas.Com
Wed Aug 7 20:29:51 EST 1996


charles mccarthy wrote:
> 
> In <4tqk06$47j at newsbf02.news.aol.com> aghaa at aol.com (Aghaa) writes:
> >
> >Hello:
> >  The other day I saw a strange little creature.
> >  I have never seen anthing like it before. The nearest I
> > can describe it is that it was shaped somewhat like a worm
> > but much more fragile looking. It was about six or seven
> > millimeters long and about as thin as a piece of thread.
> > What was strange was that this thing was walking end-over-end
> > like a slinki. I was amazed and am very curious.
> > If anyone has any idea what this could be please tell me.
> > I can be reached at aghaa at zadian.com
> > Thanx.
> > (p.s.) I know very little about biology so be gentle.
> > -Agha   ( San Jose, California )
> 
> As gently as I can- it sounds like you might have a baby inch worm
> that's trying to convert to the metric system.


six or seven mm?  come on' even the bigboy in the Sturgeon's gut is not
that big - try bionet.worms.



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