Hagfish Surround Crab Trap
Hagfish are virtually blind and their only self-defense mechanisms are to tie themselves in knots and to choke their predators with slime. They can go months without eating, but when they do, they bury themselves face first in dead or dying carcasses and eat them from the inside out.
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