Peacock worms at low tide

Peacock worms at low tide

C003/6411 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 60.2MB

Downloadable file size: 3.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Peacock worms (Sabella pavonina) at low tide, among sand and rocks. This marine polychaete worm is a type of tube worm. The tubes are made of fragments of seashells. When the peacock worms are submerged by the sea, feathery arms emerge from the tubes to catch plankton which is conveyed to the mouth. Photographed at Crowe Point, in the mouth of the Taw-Torridge Estuary, Devon, England.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: animal, beach, biological, biology, britain, british, close-up, coast, coastal, crowe point, detail, devon, england, english, estuary, europe, european, fauna, invertebrate, invertebrates, low tide, marine, nature, peacock worm, peacock worms, polychaete worm, river, rock, sabella pavonina, sand, stone, stones, taw-torridge estuary, tidal, uk, united kingdom, wildlife, worm, worms, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.