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    • Ribbon Worms
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    • Nemertea

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

marisa_a

Date

September 13, 2014 09:58 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

April 10, 2008

Description

Found in rocky intertidal.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

March 30, 1974

Description

Found in intertidal mudflats. Photo scanned from 35mm slide.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

March 5, 2008

Description

Found in rocky intertidal.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Purple Ribbon Worm Micrura verrilli

Observer

mcduck

Date

April 16, 1974

Description

Taken in dredge from 9 fathoms depth. 10cm length. Photo scanned from 35mm slide.

Photos / Sounds

What

Purple Ribbon Worm Micrura verrilli

Observer

mcduck

Date

March 5, 2008

Description

Found in rocky intertidal.

Photos / Sounds

What

Purple Ribbon Worm Micrura verrilli

Observer

mcduck

Date

January 19, 2008

Description

Found in rocky intertidal.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

March 30, 1974

Description

Found in intertidal mudflats. Photo scanned from 35mm slide.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

March 13, 1973

Description

Found in intertidal mudflats. ~30cm length. Photo scanned from 35mm slide.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

April 24, 1974

Description

Found in rocky intertidal. 80mm length. Photo scanned from 35mm slide.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

dremsen

Date

November 26, 2014

Description

Single specimen, approximately 30 cm, collected while harvesting oysters.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sebbas_g

Date

the past
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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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