N Sloth   cc-by-nc

Pectinaria is a genus of segmented worms in the family Pectinariidae. They are upward conveyors. They are detritivores. They are sessile animals.

  • URI: http://polytraits.lifewatchgreece.eu/terms/RW_UC
  • Definition: Upward conveyors are vertically oriented species that typically feed head-down at depth in the sediment. Vertically oriented head-down feeders actively select and ingest particles at the deeper sediments and egest these non-locally as faeces in the sediment surface
show all records
show all records
show all records

EOL has data for 26 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Pectinaria Lamarck 1818. View this species on GBIF