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DID YOU KNOW?
The scaly-foot gastropod (snail), Chrysomallon squamiferum, lives on deep sea thermal vents found in the Indian Ocean and creates armored scales for its foot out of iron sulfide harvested from the vents (the shell is also mineralised with iron sulfide).