grecophile's picture

Orange Millipede of some sort?

Observed: 6th July 1983 By: grecophile
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Description:

I know this isn't a great photo, as it's a scan of a 28-year-old slide, but I would love to know what it is!

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Major Bombylius's picture

I think it is a marine

I think it is a marine polychaete worm similar to some we get in the UK.

grecophile's picture

Oh for sure - now I have a

Oh for sure - now I have a name I've looked it up and there are lots like it! I just didn't know where to start looking before. I was always fascinated by the vivid colouring and the size too, which was quite intimidating when I almost walked into the pool! Thanks a lot

Graham James's picture

new

I think may be a Ragworm - Nereis virens