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What Fuels the Fireworm?

News   Aug 09, 2018 | Original Press Release from the American Museum of Natural History

 
What Fuels the Fireworm?

Both female and male Bermuda fireworms (Odontosyllis enopl) luminesce during a precisely timed mating display in the fall. Credit: © James B. Wood

 
 
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