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Tube building Polychaete that inhabits a thick parchment-like tube that is chitinized internally and externally covered in foramnifera and algae to avoid predator recognition. Tubes can extend up to a meter deep into the sediment, whereas the decorated tube hook only extends a couple of centimeters out of the sediment. 

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