dcsimg
Paul Norwood   cc-by-nc-4.0

Echiurus sitchaensis is a species of segmented worms in the family Echiuridae. They are downward conveyors. They are facultatively mobile animals.

  • URI: http://polytraits.lifewatchgreece.eu/terms/RW_DC
  • Definition: Downward conveyors exhibit a feeding strategy opposite to that of upward conveyors. Vertically oriented head-up feeders actively select and ingest particles at the surface and egest these non-locally as faeces in deeper sediment strata
show all records
show all records

EOL has data for 9 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Echiurus sitchaensis Brandt 1835. View this species on GBIF