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    • Sipuncula
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    • Peanut Worms

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Recent observations

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allisonjgong

Date

April 20, 2014

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dotnorris

Date

March 28, 2014

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kmarkello

Date

March 28, 2014

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chrissypio

Date

March 28, 2014

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invertboy

Date

March 28, 2014 02:38 PM PDT

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rebeccafay

Date

June 24, 2013 07:34 AM PDT

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What

Peanut Worms Phylum Sipuncula

Observer

ryanmarquis

Date

May 27, 2013

Description

There were literally hundreds, if not thousands, of these on the beach. They created small mounds, many of which had one end of the sea cucumber partially exposed.

Another family found these recently and dug one up. They're definitely peanut worms. The picture of the one in the hand is apparently only a part of the organism.

For the full write-up on this trip, visit: http://keepontrekkin.ryanmarquis.com/2013/06/03/a-may-day-at-bishops-beach/

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mstarr

Date

July 23, 2012

Description

Morphology of the introvert hooks unknown. We only have this picture the picture to go by.

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Date

June 7, 2012 10:14 AM PDT

Description

C. Piotrowski, C. Dixon, S. Ellsworth, N. West, M.E. Hannibal

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th0th

Date

May 27, 2012

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loarie

Date

May 27, 2012

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kueda

Date

April 19, 2011 07:11 AM PDT

Description

Kind of sad I didn't get better pics, as this species isn't well-represented on the net. Upper left is Serpulorbis and lower right is a sabellid worm.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Sipuncula or Sipunculida (common names sipunculid worms or peanut worms) is a group containing 144-320 species (estimates vary) of bilaterally symmetrical, unsegmented marine worms. Traditionally considered a phylum, they might be a subgroup of phylum Annelida based on recent molecular work.

No range data available.