The ocean’s most wanted

convict-worm

 

Citizen scientists on Seafloor Explorer have identified what may be a previously unknown species! The black-and-white striped worm (circled on the left of the above image) was spotted by several users and has been nicknamed the ‘convict worm’ due to its pattern. To see images that contain this mysterious creature you can search for the hashtag #convict-worm in Seafloor Explorer Talk. Search for this illusive convict yourself here http://www.seafloorexplorer.org/

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