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Nereis procera  (Little Pileworm Sea-Nymph)

Photo of Nereis procera by roman stone
© roman stone (Photo ID #74776)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Cowichan Bay, Vancouver Island, BC Photographer roman stone
Habitat sea shore mud flats
Photo Date July 11, 2014 Upload Date February 18, 2015
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 74776
Notes Approx over 24 inches long. It kept moving in and out of its burrow, always keeping one end inside the borrow, R/S It seemed to be feeding on the green algae, pulling the algae towards its burrow.

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