<em>Ectopleura larynx</em> (IMAGE) University of Kansas Caption An <em>Ectopleura larynx</em> colony shows individual polyps fused together. University of Kansas scientists just discovered that these colonies will allow not only offspring to fuse, but also will allow unrelated others to join to colony. Credit University of Kansas Usage Restrictions Please credit University of Kansas License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.