Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Annelida
Class
Polychaeta
Subclass
Palpata
Order
Phyllodocida
Family
Nephtyidae
Genus
Aglaophamus
Species
circinata
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
10 meters
Max Depth
189 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Boreal and temperate waters of the western Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico
Habitat-Biology
  • soft substrate (muds, sands, clays)
  • burrower or borer