Classification
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  • English
    • Ringed Worms
    • Annelids
    • segmented worms
  • Scientific Names
    • Annelida
  • Spanish
    • Gusanos anillados

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Recent observations

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What

Giant Feather Duster Worm Eudistylia polymorpha

Observer

marisa_a

Date

June 26, 2015 08:11 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

wendy5

Date

July 1, 2015

Description

This 6" empty tube is from a Spiochaetopterus costarum (Jointed Three-section Tubeworm), found on the beach at low tide.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fifteen-scaled Worm Harmothoe imbricata

Observer

wendy5

Date

July 1, 2015

Description

Here's a Harmothoe imbricata (Fifteen-scaled Worm) just a bit over 2" long, seen at minus tide.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ringed Worms Phylum Annelida

Observer

akmatos

Date

June 13, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Spaghetti Worms Family Terebellidae

Observer

kestrel

Date

July 1, 2015 07:57 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

I believe this is Glycera americana (American Bloodworm). It's bristly legs have white bumps on the ends. It was in a tidepool at low tide, was about 4" long, and very active. It kept trying to squirm out of the plastic cup filled with sea water.

Photos / Sounds

What

Kalkröhrenwürmer Family Serpulidae

Observer

damontighe

Date

June 24, 2015 05:38 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Leeches Subclass Hirudinea

Observer

rmedina

Date

August 23, 2010 10:16 AM EDT

Description

Imposible saber de dónde salían, estaban por todas partes

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Polychaetes Class Polychaeta

Observer

parquenacional

Date

June 14, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Christmas Tree Worms Genus Spirobranchus

Observer

parquenacional

Date

June 14, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Christmas Tree Worms Genus Spirobranchus

Observer

parquenacional

Date

June 14, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Christmas Tree Worms Genus Spirobranchus

Observer

parquenacional

Date

June 14, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

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...

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