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The ribbon worm:

The Nemertea, also called ribbon worms or proboscis worms, (and sometimes referred to as Rhynchocoela or Nemertini,) are a distinctive group of 1150 known species of mostly marine invertebrates, found world-wide (Gibson, 1995). Nemerteans have an unsegmented body, thin and elongated with no differentiated head. (according to wiki)

Fun facts about Marine Ribbon Worms:

  • the largest ribbon worm in the world was 197 feet.
  • Smallest ribbon worm is less than a centimeter.
  • They can shrink 10% less then their body length
  • They also expand

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