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Schizobranchia insignis Split-Branch Feather Duster


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lexID:
10438 
Scientific:
Schizobranchia insignis 
German:
Feder-Röhrenwurm 
English:
Split-Branch Feather Duster 
Category:
Feather Duster Worms 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Sabellida (Order) > Sabellidae (Family) > Schizobranchia (Genus) > insignis (Species) 
Initial determination:
Bush, 1905 
Occurrence:
Alaska, North Pacific (Ocean), USA 
Sea depth:
1 - 46 Meter 
Size:
up to 1.18" (3 cm) 
Temperature:
32 °F - 73.4 °F (°C - 23°C) 
Food:
Filter feeder, Phytoplankton, Plankton, Zooplankton 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
non-toxic 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-02-14 10:57:37 

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Schizobranchia insignis Bush, 1905

Schizobranchia insignis is a marine Feather Duster Worm.
Tube is 10–20 cm long, 5–10 mm in diameter, whitish and pliable. Color of tentacular crown is uniform orange, red, mauve, tan, brown, grey, or green.
Commonly found living attached to pilings and rocks, intertidal to 46 m.

Classification:
Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Sedentaria (Subclass) > Canalipalpata (Infraclass) > Sabellida (Order) > Sabellidae (Family) > Sabellinae (Subfamily) > Schizobranchia (Genus) > Schizobranchia insignis (Species)

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