These 6 Videos of Bobbit Worms Will Surely Give You Anxiety

June 22, 2017 1:02 pm Last Updated: June 22, 2017 1:02 pm

The Bobbit worm will give you anxiety.

The worm, specifically, is an aquatic predatory polychaete worm that dwells on the ocean floor. It tends to “ambush” its prey, using a lightning-fast striking method

The worms can grow to a size of about 10 feet, found primarily in the Indo-Pacific and Atlantic. But they can get accidentally introduced into fish tanks and aquariums.

They bury themselves in loose gravel and sand around coral reefs before pouncing.

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As you can see, their jaws are quite powerful.

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