Sea snails and hermit crabs video


This video says about itself:

Giant Horse Conch & Burglar Hermit Crabs – Blue Planet – BBC Earth

20 February 2017

An amazing Giant Sea Snail makes a meal of a smaller Tulip Snail and it is not long before a group of eager Hermit Crabs seize the opportunity to grab a new home.

Memories can be transferred between organisms by extracting ribonucleic acid (RNA) from a trained animal and injecting it into an untrained animal, as demonstrated in a study of sea snails: here.

Baby sea snails ride waves into shallower waters. Effects of turbulence and waves on snail larvae: here.

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