segmented worm

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The larvae are variable in size and appear as small, elongated, soft, segmented worms.
Annelida, commonly known as segmented worms, inhabit the seas, freshwater and subterranean locales and range from barely visible to over six meters.
Baco-Taylor and other scientists have reported an abundance of snails, little amphipods that look like shrimp, and segmented worms.
The team, led by Jacob Kerby, an assistant professor at the University of South Dakota, based its analysis on information gleaned from the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Aquatic Toxicity Information Retrieval database, examining 1,279 species, among them segmented worms, fish, bivalves such as clams, insects and snails.