Huge species found in the atlantic rainforest.
Found dead on the beach.
Numerous individuals found during replacement of a culvert across a muddy sluggish stream with little to no water. Large body size. Appeared to be aestivating.
This is the 'tail' end, so LeslieH can see I've been learning from her comments! Thank you! First time I've seen an epitoke pre-detatchment. Word of the day!
The annelids (also called "ringed worms"), formally called Annelida (from Latin anellus "little ring"), are a large phylum of segmented worms, with over 2,000 modern species including ragworms, earthworms and leeches. They are found in marine environments from tidal zones to hydrothermal vents, in freshwater, and in moist terrestrial environments.They are bilaterally symmetrical, triploblastic, coelomate organisms.They have parapodia for locomotion. Although most textbooks still use the traditional division into polychaetes (almost all marine), oligochaetes (which include...