Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Gnathostomulida
Order
Bursovaginoidea
Suborder
Scleroperalia
Family
Gnathostomulidae
Genus
Gnathostomula
Species
axi
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
0 meters
Max Depth
3 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Northwest Atlantic
Habitat-Biology
  • interstitial
  • bay and nearshore
  • soft substrate (muds, sands, clays)