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Annelida Worms


Annelida

Latin   anellus = little ring

True segmented worms capable of movement*, with a large gut. The phylum includes the ragworms and lugworms familiar to anglers.

*Some species construct a mucus tube and adopt a sedentary life style.
 
 
 

Polychaeta Oligochaeta
Hirundinea
 

 
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