Bristle Worms Order:Terebellida

Bristle Worm
Bristle Worm
Bristle Worm
Marine Bristle Worms, also called Bristleworms and Polychaetes, are found worldwide in marine habitats and have a variety of sizes, colours and patterns. They live in sand, mud, coral, rock crevices, shells and other hiding places. Some are free swimming and some are sedentary.
Bristle Worm in empty Cone Snail shell Bristle Worm in empty Cone Snail shell
Bristle Worm and Feather Duster Worm Bristle Worm and Feather Duster Worm
Bristle Worm with Brittle Star limbs Bristle Worm with Brittle Star limbs
Cirratulids are segmented worms with tufts of hair or bristle on each segment. Terebellids have filaments around the head or mouth or the anterior three segments.