A male blanket octopus fills a modified tentacle with sperm, tears it off, presents it to its prospective mates, and then drifts off to certain death.
Another tentacle wrapped around her mouth, and her breathing stopped.
Nationally-protected tentacled lagoon worms were discovered at the site of the £124m Channel Tunnel Rail Link bridge works over the River Medway.
The feature shared by this group is the lophophore, an unusual feeding appendage bearing hollow tentacles .
They are giant multinational corporations, with their tentacles spread across the globe.
Something in the water had wrapped its arms or tentacles around his legs and was dragging him down despite his efforts.
But as capitalism spreads its tentacles across the globe this trend is changing.
It was partially obscured by the wilted tentacles of a suspended epiphyte.
The response consists of tentacular writhing and mouth opening and is similar to the feeding response seen in A. pallida.
The grands corps were the powerhouses of the state, and established a tentacular grasp on other key institutions.