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Wednesday, February 25, 2004

There is no way this plan could backfireYahoo! News - Iran Proposes War of 'Comb Jellies' in Caviar Sea:Iran on Wednesday proposed introducing a new jellyfish-like species into the Caspian Sea, to devour gelatinous relatives that are wiping out fish stocks in the inland sea.

The "Mnemiopsis," a ctenophore or comb jelly, dubbed "the Monster" by fishermen, has decimated stocks of small, anchovy-like "kilka" by gobbling up the minuscule plankton on which the kilka feeds.


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