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Pectinariidae is a family of segmented worms. They are upward conveyors. They are detritivores. They are facultatively mobile animals.

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  • Definition: Upward conveyors are vertically oriented species that typically feed head-down at depth in the sediment. Vertically oriented head-down feeders actively select and ingest particles at the deeper sediments and egest these non-locally as faeces in the sediment surface
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Pectinariidae. View this species on GBIF
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Pectinariidae Habitats

The environments in which many Pectinariidae species are known to live. Select an environment to see its Pectinariidae species checklist.

Pectinariidae Habitats

The environments in which many Pectinariidae species are known to live. Select an environment to see its Pectinariidae species checklist.