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Hitchhiking Worms Survive Slug Guts Transport

July 13th, 2015

Episode 288 of 602 episodes

Nematode worms hitch rides inside the guts of slugs and other invertebrates, and emerge alive and well after exiting with the rest of the digestive track's products. Karen Hopkin reports

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