The Squidworm, Teuthidodrilus, was formally described just three years ago, toward the end of the Census of Marine Life. There have only been a handful of sightings, all at great depth. This individual was spotted more than two kilometers deep in the Indian Ocean by the SERPENT Project. The genus is unusual in bearing characteristics of both benthic and pelagic lifestyle. (believed to be a polychaete annelid)

More details on this sighting at: http://eol.org/data_objects/24175707

(Photos: SERPENT Project)

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    It looks like something out of the Burgess Shale.
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    polychaetes are so cooool~~
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