Serpulid Worm
(Serpula vermicularis)

image of a Serpulid Worm

Image ID: 54-00

Other shots:  image of a Serpulid Worm
Comments : These worms can be tricky to photograph, as the slightest knock of equipment or quick flashing of light can be enough for them to whip back into their tubes.
Common name : Serpulid Worm
Scientific Name : Serpula vermicularis
Location Found : Snowfall, BC, Canada
Actual Size : 1.5 inches
Camera Used : Canon EOS D30 digital in Ikelite housing
Natural History :