|Photo: Hans Hillewaert (Belgian North Sea)|
The clam worm is a freeswimming polychaete that scavenges on the bottom of shallow marine waters feeding on other worms and algae. The clam worm itself is a food source for crustaceans and bottom-feeder fish.
|Clam worm prepared slide, captured at 40x magnification.|
|Clam worm captured under the microscope at 100x.|
|Clam worm captured under microscope at 400x magnification.|