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Recent observations

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Observer

kellyrunyon

Date

July 13, 2014 06:50 AM PDT

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What

Amphiporus sp. Genus Amphiporus

Observer

kellyrunyon

Date

July 13, 2014 10:30 AM PDT

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Observer

kestrel

Date

July 13, 2014 06:18 AM PDT

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What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

jellyfishsamich

Date

July 13, 2014 08:49 AM PDT

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What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

dpom

Date

June 14, 2014

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Observer

bog_marsh

Date

May 22, 2014

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Observer

rebeccafay

Date

May 17, 2014 07:08 AM PDT

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Observer

dpom

Date

May 14, 2014

Description

I think this is Amphiporus bimaculatus, but I did not get a look at the underside of its head to confirm the presence of the two triangular dark spots next to its mouth.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

March 1, 2014 11:12 PM SST

Description

Common Name: Ribbon Worm, Event #: MOOCUBE_01, Specimen #: XMOO_4003, Notes: Phylum Nemertea, Location: UC Berkeley Gump Station, Moorea, French Polynesia

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Observer

wendy5

Date

April 20, 2014

Description

I love the name of this Orange Ribbon Worm, Tubulanus polymorphus , because it truly is polymorphus. In this case, I gently pulled it a little bit out of its hole, and its form completely changed. This is only the second time I've seen one of these.

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What

Ribbon Worms Phylum Nemertea

Observer

dpom

Date

April 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

ebrown813

Date

April 1, 2014
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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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