3 photos - 1 species

Loimia medusa

Spagetti worm or Medusa worm

Maximum size: Body 30 cm Tentacles up to 1.2 m

It is often found in tide pools, shallow reefs, coral and shell fragments.

The white tentacles are stretched out of their hiding place to feed.

Only this part of the worm is visible.

Due to the many thin tentacles, this worm is also known as the spaghetti worm.

Photo 1 Johnny: Bonaire Caribbean

Photos 2 - 3 Johnny: Hurghada Egypt