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Eudistylia polymorpha (giant feather duster worm)

Synonyms: Bispira polymorpha; Distylia monterea; Eudistylia intermedia

Wikipedia Abstract

Eudistylia polymorpha, the giant feather duster worm, is a species of marine polychaete worm belonging to the family Sabellidae. Its common name is from the crown of tentacles extended when the animal is under water.
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Attributes

Water Biome [1]  Coastal

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Acanthometron elastricum (acantharian amoeba)[2]
Calocalanus pavoninus (calanoid copepod)[2]
Ceratium fusus (dinoflagellate)[2]
Chaetoceros costatum (diatom)[2]
Eucalanus monachus (calanoid copepod)[2]
Haplophragmoides bradyi (foraminifera)[2]
Lucicutia ovalis (calanoid copepod)[2]
Tegastes falcatus (copepod)[2]

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Citations

Species recognized by Fauchald K., 2008-03-26 12:36:43, WoRMS Polychaeta: World Polychaeta database in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org 2Clownfish and their Host Anemones ;; NOAA's Coral Reef Conservation Program
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