sigalionidae

Euthalenessa oculata

…is a species of marine polychaete worm that occurs in the Mediterranean, European waters, and off of Mozambique. Like other scale worms this species is covered in scale-like elytra, however members of this species’s family differ from other scale worms in having compound chaetae.

Classification

Animalia-Annelida-Polychaeta-Aciculata-Phyllocida-Aphroitiformia-SIgalionidae-Euthalenessa-E. oculata

Image: Arthur Anker