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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 紐形動物門
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    • Ribbon Worms
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    • Nemertea
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    • 紐形動物門

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

saadb

Date

May 27, 2016 02:51 PM PDT

Description

Genus is probably cerebratulus.
Full foldscope post here:

https://microcosmos.foldscope.com/?p=16518

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

hmsindigo

Date

May 26, 2016 02:07 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

sml146

Date

May 24, 2016 11:44 AM PDT

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What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Date

May 19, 2016 12:21 PM PDT

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What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Date

May 19, 2016 11:56 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Ribbon Worm Tubulanus polymorphus

Observer

kestrel

Date

May 11, 2016 10:40 AM PDT

Description

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Six-lined Ribbon Worm Tubulanus sexlineatus

Observer

kestrel

Date

May 11, 2016 10:18 AM PDT

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Square

What

Six-lined Ribbon Worm Tubulanus sexlineatus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

May 8, 2016 06:23 AM PDT

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What

Red Ribbon Worm Tubulanus polymorphus

Observer

fmgee

Date

May 7, 2016 03:11 PM PDT

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What

Purple Ribbon Worm Micrura verrilli

Observer

fmgee

Date

May 7, 2016 03:11 PM PDT

Description

Found under rocks at low tide

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jpsilva

Date

May 20, 2012 10:55 PM WEST

Description

~1cm long

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jpsilva

Date

August 15, 2012 01:32 PM WEST
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Description from Wikipedia

Nemertea is a phylum of invertebrate animals also known as "ribbon worms" or "proboscis worms". Alternative names for the phylum have included Nemertini, Nemertinea and Rhynchocoela. Although most are less than 20 centimetres (7.9 in) long, one specimen has been estimated at 54 metres (177 ft), which would make it the longest animal ever found. Most are very slim, usually only a few millimeters wide, although a few have relatively short but wide bodies. Many have patterns of...

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