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  • Korean
    • 유형동물문
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 紐形動物門
  • English
    • Ribbon Worms
  • Scientific Names
    • Nemertea
  • Japanese
    • 紐形動物門

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

ericsimons

Date

November 27, 2016 03:52 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

ericsimons

Date

November 25, 2016 12:08 PM PST

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Observer

aubreymoore

Date

November 16, 2016

Place

Yona, Guam (Google, OSM)

Description

worm, about 5 cm long, in wooded area, preserved in propylene glycol

Photos / Sounds

Date

November 12, 2016 01:27 PM MST

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What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

ponkyjoe

Date

July 24, 2016 05:31 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

ponkyjoe

Date

July 24, 2016 11:03 AM PDT

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What

Flesh-colored Ribbon Worm Cerebratulus lacteus

Observer

dremsen

Date

November 4, 2016 01:11 PM EDT

Description

Targeted for collection

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dremsen

Date

November 4, 2016 01:11 PM EDT

Description

Collected at Quincy mud flats while searching for Cerebratulus. Distinguished from M. affinis by descriptions that put M. affinis only in waters deeper than 10m and leidyi found on mud-flats where these were collected.

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What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

lotte

Date

November 1, 2016 05:20 PM TOT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

wsimmons

Date

October 26, 2016 11:45 AM EDT

Description

milky ribbon worm? tapeworm? in mud flats horseshoe cove.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 25, 2016 12:15 AM PDT

Description

About 1" long, orange on top and cream below. Interesting white markings on its head with diamond-shaped orange center; no white on body. It was found on the same fouled rope as the Tubulanus sexlineatus (several), Dorvillea moniloceras, and the polychaetes - quite a worm party zone.

Photos / Sounds

What

Six-lined Ribbon Worm Tubulanus sexlineatus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 25, 2016 12:12 AM PDT
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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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