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Synonyms for polychaete

chiefly marine annelids possessing both sexes and having paired appendages (parapodia) bearing bristles

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On another, he had himself photographed in a field with his bristle worms, sunbathing with them and tending to their needs.
He brought his bristle worms out to the countryside just so that he could be shown relaxing with them.
As well as more than 200 different species of bird, visitors can also have the chance to see a huge range of reptiles, amphibians, fishes, mammals, bristle worms, snails, crustaceans, and insects.
Mud crabs will eat small invertebrates like freshwater shrimp, zooplankton, bristle worms, clams and oysters, but they are just as likely to eat algae, as well as leaf and mangrove detritus.