The Megamouth is a filter feeder. It uses its enormous mouth to draw in water and filter out small planktonic animals such as crustaceans and shrimp.
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Appears under "Trophic Strategy"
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Melissa Kim, University of Michigan
Kim, M. 1999. "Megachasma pelagios" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Megachasma_pelagios.html
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