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Calcareous tubeworm

Serpula vermicularis

Description:

This worm lives in a calcareous tube. It has red and white plumes and normally the tube is white however, these seem to be covered in algae.

Habitat:

Rocky shores and intertidal areas from Alaska to Baja California.

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2 Comments

Lukas Ferrenburg
Lukas Ferrenburg 8 years ago

what?

Seema
Seema 8 years ago

nt less than a cactus flower..

Lukas Ferrenburg
Spotted by
Lukas Ferrenburg

Oceanside, Oregon, USA

Spotted on Oct 3, 2012
Submitted on Oct 3, 2012

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