Feather Duster Worm
Scientific Name: Sabellastarte australiensis
Description: Feather Duster Worms build tubes that are usually hidden in crevices, formed out of a tough, parchment-like material. They have a crown of coloured feeding tentacles projecting from their tubes, which can be quickly retracted if disturbed. These worms feed on plankton and detritus filtered from the water.
Type: Segmented Worms
Where to find: Subtidal Reefs