1. Researchers Say They have Found the Ancient Dens of Giant Carnivorous Worms  Gizmodo Australia
  2. Giant predatory worms lurked beneath the ancient seafloor, fossils reveal  National Geographic
  3. Is This a Fossilized Lair of the Dreaded Bobbit Worm?  WIRED
  4. Giant worm's undersea lair discovered by fossil hunters in Taiwan  The Guardian
  5. Giant Predatory Worms Once Roamed The Ancient Seabed, Scientists Say  ScienceAlert
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Twenty million years ago, the shores of northern Taiwan were sandstone sediments at the bottom of the sea, where 6-foot-long worms lurked inTwenty million years ago, the shores of northern Taiwan were sandstone sediments at the bottom of the sea, where 6-foot-long worms lurked in their burrows, waiting for unsuspecting prey to pass overheard. Now, a team of geoscientists have chronicled 319 trace fossils of those carnivorous marine worms, whose dens fossilized in the...

Researchers Say They have Found the Ancient Dens of Giant Carnivorous Worms

Scientists believe 2-metre-long burrow once housed predator that ambushed passing sea creaturesScientists believe 2-metre-long burrow once housed predator that ambushed passing sea creatures

Giant worm's undersea lair discovered by fossil hunters in Taiwan | Science | The Guardian

Through a careful analysis of fossilised seafloor layers dating back some 20 million years, scientists have reconstructed the lair of a giant underwater worm that would most probably have lain hidden in sediment before leaping up to ambush its preyThrough a careful analysis of fossilised seafloor layers dating back some 20 million years, scientists have reconstructed the lair of a giant underwater worm that would most probably have lain hidden in sediment before leaping up to ambush its prey.

Giant Predatory Worms Once Roamed The Ancient Seabed, Scientists Say

Scientists say they've got 20-million-year-old evidence of giant worms that hunted in pretty much the most nightmarish way possible.Scientists say they've got 20-million-year-old evidence of giant worms that hunted in pretty much the most nightmarish way possible.

Is This a Fossilized Lair of the Dreaded Bobbit Worm? | WIRED

Researchers have found evidence of an ancient species of giant marine worm, similar to modern-day bobbit worms.Researchers have found evidence of an ancient species of giant marine worm, similar to modern-day bobbit worms.

Prehistoric worm that leapt from the seabed unearthed in Taiwan | Daily Mail Online

Preserved burrows found in ancient rocks suggest that trap-jaw worms have burst from the sand to snatch fish for millions of years.Preserved burrows found in ancient rocks suggest that trap-jaw worms have burst from the sand to snatch fish for millions of years.

Giant predatory worms lurked beneath the ancient seafloor, fossils reveal

Giant ambush-predator worms, possible ancestors of the 'bobbit worm', may have colonized the seafloor of the Eurasian continent around 20 million years ago. The findings, based on the reconstruction of ...

Fossil burrows point to ancient seafloor colonization by giant marine worms

Millions of years ago, giant worms as long as an adult human with sharp, slicing jaws were terrorizing the ocean, as they do today, recently discovered fossils suggest.Millions of years ago, giant worms as long as an adult human with sharp, slicing jaws were terrorizing the ocean, as they do today, recently discovered fossils suggest.

Twenty million years ago, the shores of northern Taiwan were sandstone sediments at the bottom of the sea, where 6-foot-long worms lurked in their burrows, waiting for unsuspecting prey to pass overheard. Twenty million years ago, the shores of northern Taiwan were sandstone sediments at the bottom of the sea, where 6-foot-long worms lurked in their burrows, waiting for unsuspecting prey to pass overheard.

Researchers Say They've Found the Ancient Dens of Giant Carnivorous Worms