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Pseudopolydora paucibranchiata

Pseudopolydora paucibranchiatais commonly referred to as Spionid Worm, Marine Worm, Elkhorn Slough Spionid. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


Profilbild Urheber Phil Garner, Southern California Marine Life, USA

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lexID:
13184 
AphiaID:
131168 
Scientific:
Pseudopolydora paucibranchiata 
German:
Spionidenwurm 
English:
Spionid Worm, Marine Worm, Elkhorn Slough Spionid 
Category:
Vermi 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Spionida (Order) > Spionidae (Family) > Pseudopolydora (Genus) > paucibranchiata (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Okuda, ), 1937 
Sea depth:
0 - 264 Meter 
Size:
1,2 cm - 2,5 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 23°C 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Pseudopolydora achaeta
  • Pseudopolydora antennata
  • Pseudopolydora bassarginensis
  • Pseudopolydora corallicola
  • Pseudopolydora corniculata
  • Pseudopolydora diopatra
  • Pseudopolydora floridensis
  • Pseudopolydora gigeriosa
  • Pseudopolydora glandulosa
  • Pseudopolydora kempi
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2020-08-11 21:25:13 

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(Carazzi, 1893)

Pseudopolydora pulchra is found on sand or mud, in the sublitoral to a depth of 20 to 50 meters.

The front segments have black spots, the sensors show red-brown cross rings, the harmless animal has 6 eyes, his long tentacles are easy to recognize.

Synonyms:
Polydora (Pseudopolydora) pulchra (Carazzi, 1893)
Polydora antennata pulchra Carazzi, 1893
Polydora pulchra Carazzi, 1893

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Sedentaria (Subclass) > Canalipalpata (Infraclass) > Spionida (Order) > Spioniformia (Suborder) > Spionidae (Family) > Pseudopolydora (Genus)

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