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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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Water Biome [1]  Coastal


Prey / Diet

Acanthometron elastricum (acantharian amoeba)[2]
Calocalanus pavoninus (calanoid copepod)[2]
Lucicutia ovalis (calanoid copepod)[2]
Recurvoidella bradyi (foraminifera)[2]
Subeucalanus monachus[2]
Tegastes falcatus (copepod)[2]



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
2Clownfish and their Host Anemones ;; NOAA's Coral Reef Conservation Program
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