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Christmas Tree Worm

Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas 1766)

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Spirobranchus giganteus (Christmas Tree Worm) is a species of segmented worms in the family calcareous tubeworms. They are found in marine habitat. They are sessile animals.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Christmas tree worm. View this species on GBIF