Creatures » » Animal » » Segmented Worms » » Spionids »

Polydora penicillata Hutchings & Rainer 1979

Polydora penicillata is a species of segmented worms in the family spionids. They are upward conveyors.

  • 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

EOL has data for 10 attributes, including: