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Encounter of the third kind | by Christian Hacker
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Encounter of the third kind

While having our picnic at the beach last Sunday I noticed some movement on one of the boulders strewn along the beach. The alien-looking creature I discovered turned out to be a sea slater - a bigger marine version of a woodlouse. I have not seen one of those before so an interesting find for us. Wikipedia tells me that they feed on seaweed, diatoms and debris with a particular fondness for bladder wrack.

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Taken on March 24, 2019