Zombie Worms Eat Bones and Age as old as Prehistoric Marine Reptiles

April 16, 2015 7:09 PM

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Most people hate worms because of the fact that they are slimy, ugly little creatures. But this strange and gruesome worm species just made things a lot worse because of the fact that they eat bones rather than the usual soil-eating worms.

Initially, these bone-eating worms were believed to have evolved back in the time when whales populate the waters, but a new study showed that these worms could be as old as the prehistoric times, and turned out that these worms are the ones eating the left-over dead body of giant marine reptiles.

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