Also known as Fan Worm, Feather Duster, Feather Tube Worm, Marine Worm, Rock Worm, Segmented Sea Worm, Tubeworm.
Found solitary or in small colonies in cracks or buried in sandy substrate over shallow areas with moderate surge zones of coral and rocky reefs.
They feed on zooplankton.
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Depth - ?m
Segmented worms are extremely mobile and possess strong jaws for hunting and feeding on their prey.
Some worms are covered in hairs for protection scavenging on the sea floor for detritus. While others are delicate fans protected by their self made tubes, which they retreat back into when threatened, these are filter feeders and feed on plankton. Ref: x