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colonial polychaete Dodecaceria concharum, family Cirratulidae


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Posted by LeslieH on September 14, 2006 at 16:07:31:

In Reply to: What is this? posted by Chris on September 14, 2006 at 10:52:59:

That's one of mine, Chris. It's the colonial polychaete Dodecaceria concharum, family Cirratulidae. Each animal has 1 pair of feeding appendages & 3-5 pairs of branchiae on the anterior end. I think it's really neat how they space themselves out in such a regular pattern.




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