peacock worm

Peacock worm

Latin name: Sabella pavonina
Global Distribution: Northwest Europe
UK Distribution: British coasts
Size: 30cm long, 4mm wide
Diet: Filter feeder of small floating food particles
Habitat: On stones in sandy



Latin name: Arenicola marina
Global Distribution: Shores of western Europe, Norway, Spitzbergen, Siberia and Iceland. Western Atlantic from Greenland and along the northern coast from Bay of Fundy to Long