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Coneshells: Size Doesn't Matter

Animated .GIF (285K) extracted from AVI movie
AVI Size: 815K
Duration: 10 second clip
  • 00:00 Cone shell (Conus magus) has captured a small fish, drawing it head first into its its distended gut.
  • 00:03 Cone shell gut expands and moves along the fish enveloping it. Fish's tail is seen to flick.
  • 00:08 Camera pans-in to show fish in a state of flaccid paralysis. Now completely enveloped in the gut of the cone shell.
  • 00:10 Cone shell now begins to consume its prey.

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