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Recent observations

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What

Reddish Variable Sandworm Lineus ruber

Observer

dremsen

Date

October 16, 2014 01:26 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Reddish Variable Sandworm Lineus ruber

Observer

dremsen

Date

October 16, 2014 01:26 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Reddish Variable Sandworm Lineus ruber

Observer

dremsen

Date

October 16, 2014 01:26 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

steve_kerr

Date

March 13, 2012

Description

Superphylum: Lophotrochozoa
Phylum: Nemertea; Ribbon worm

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

wendy5

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

Here are a few Emplectonema gracile or Green Ribbon Worms atop some tiny Acorn Barnacles, found under a rock at low tide. (Leslie, I didn't place them in water because I didn't want to pull on them and hurt them!)

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

September 13, 2014 10:48 AM PDT

Description

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

wendy5

Date

September 5, 2014

Description

This little mass of wriggling green worms may be Emplectonema gracile or Green Ribbon Worms. They were long and thin, and impossible to tell the length of each individual... maybe 8"? I found them under a rock at a minus tide and placed them in a container with water to observe them.

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Observer

xbejard

Date

June 14, 2014

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No photos or sounds

Observer

kellyrunyon

Date

July 13, 2014 06:50 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Amphiporus sp. Genus Amphiporus

Observer

kellyrunyon

Date

July 13, 2014 10:30 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

kestrel

Date

July 13, 2014 06:18 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

jellyfishsamich

Date

July 13, 2014 08:49 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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