Overlooked miniature marine polyp gorges on plankton

Jared sez, "HD video of a single Corynactis viridis corallimorph polyp (about 8mm in diameter) seen capturing and digesting tiny plankton as they flow past in the current. Directed by Morphologic Studios, a scientific art endeavor based out of Miami, Florida. Morphologic Studios will be releasing a HD video-a-week this year highlighting overlooked, miniature marine life."

Corynactis viridis (Thanks, Jared!)


  1. And polyps have a very active sex life, as this short subject from 1928 (The Sex Life of a Polyp) clearly illustrates:

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