• Question: Does the Naval Shipworm lay eggs or not

    Asked by kingolive85 to Naval Shipworm on 2 Dec 2017.
    • Photo: Naval Shipworm

      Naval Shipworm answered on 2 Dec 2017:

      Hi! The naval shipworm has lots and lots of eggs, but it keeps them inside itself – it raises its young inside its gills until they are old enough to be released into the ocean, when they swim off to find a new place to settle!