amphinomids

amphinomids

members of the family Amphinomidae, a group of browsing marine worms with bristles that cause skin irritation.
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striata has gills that start in the chaetiger segment 1, whereas in the other two species of amphinomids from Easter Island, the gills start in the chaetiger segment 2.
The competition with Eurythoe complanata, an abundant amphinomid of Easter Island, may limit food availability (actiniarian) and size.