Did You Know that Seahorse Heads Perfect for Capturing Prey?

Date: 25/03/2014

Seahorses are slow, docile creatures but their heads are perfectly shaped to sneak up and quickly snatch prey, according to marine scientists from The University of Texas.
The prey, in this case, are copepods which are extremely small crustaceans that are a critical component of the marine food web. Copepods escape predators when they detect waves produced in advance of an attack.

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