polychete


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Related to polychete: class Polychaeta
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Noun1.polychete - chiefly marine annelids possessing both sexes and having paired appendages (parapodia) bearing bristles
annelid, annelid worm, segmented worm - worms with cylindrical bodies segmented both internally and externally
class Polychaeta, Polychaeta - marine annelid worms
lobworm, lugworm, lug - marine worms having a row of tufted gills along each side of the back; often used for fishing bait
sea mouse - any of several large worms having a broad flattened body with a mat of coarse hairs covering the back
bloodworm - a segmented marine worm with bright red body; often used for bait
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macronemus se nourrissent sur le sable comme d'autres mullides en plantant la paire de barbillons du menton dans le sable pour decouvrir leurs proies usuelles, de petits crustaces, des polychetes et des sipunculides.
Abdul Majid Abdul Qadir a declare, au cours d'un seminaire intitule (la gomme arabique substitut pour le petrole) que le Soudan est une bande de gomme arabique, car il y a 30 trente sortes de polychetes (Acacia).
Across the geographical range, a total of 60 prey items were identified (Table 2): 40 crustaceans, 9 fishes, 3 cephalopods, 7 snails, and 1 polychetes.