Caption: Christmas tree worm (Spirobranchus giganteus) emerging from its tube. This worm extends its feathery plumes into the water to feed, and can withdraw them exceptionally quickly if it senses danger. Filmed in the Atlantic Ocean, St Lucia.

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Christmas tree worm

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Duration: 00:00:32.07

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