Lampea pancerinaLampea pancerina are cylindrical, narrow ctenophores from the order Cydippida. Its lips are dilatable to a wide sole on which the animal moves over solid surfaces. They are usually only about 70mm in length and are a common sight in the Mediterranean, Atlantic Ocean, and the area of the coast of Japan. L. pancerina are special because they are the only parasitic ctenophore known. They live on the surface of salps and consume little bits at a time.
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