Annelids: Abarenicola, Burrowing Worm

Length: 
2:38

Abarenicola uses its powerful proboscis and muscles to dig burrows in the sediment on the sea floor.

Next Generation Science Standards for this Video

With a long segmented body and powerful muscles, the annelid is superbly adapted for digging in sediment.

Abarenicola is well adapted to both live in and eat mud.