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  • Japanese
    • 星口動物門
  • Scientific Names
    • Sipuncula
  • English
    • Peanut Worms

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Peanut Worm Phascolosoma agassizii

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 31, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Peanut Worm Phascolosoma agassizii

Observer

eagleloft

Date

August 27, 2015 10:29 AM PDT

Description

It extended a striped neck.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Peanut Worms Phylum Sipuncula

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

I think. . . Some kind of worm.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

danieldorantes7

Date

May 22, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Peanut Worms Phylum Sipuncula

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 8, 2015

Description

Living in a 1/2" shell, which it could move around; actively feeding in nearby sand.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

wendy5

Date

August 4, 2015

Description

This worm, which I think is Themiste pyroides (Burrowing Peanut Worm), was between some rocks with what I think is Paranemertes peregrina (Mud Nemertean) and some Green Ribbon Worms, as you can see in the second photo.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Peanut Worms Phylum Sipuncula

Observer

jeanmck

Date

July 28, 2015

Description

Cream with brown spots, found in collected mud under/between rocks. ID by Assoc Prof Keith Probert.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Peanut Worms Phylum Sipuncula

Observer

cwood

Date

March 9, 2013

Description

Under rock in sand at Botanical Beach, Juan de Fuca Provincial Park, BC

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pacific Peanut Worm Phascolosoma agassizii

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

July 4, 2015 09:08 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pacific Peanut Worm Phascolosoma agassizii

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

June 19, 2015 08:12 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Peanut Worm Phascolosoma agassizii

Observer

rjadams55

Date

April 2, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Peanut Worms Phylum Sipuncula

Observer

shona_t

Date

May 28, 2015

Description

70mm long
Lying exposed on wet sand in U shape. Dead.

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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.