Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Annelida
Class
Polychaeta
Subclass
Palpata
Order
Phyllodocida
Family
Nephtyidae
Genus
Nephtys
Species
magellanica
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Overall Geographic Range
Atlantic and Pacific sides of South America
Habitat-Biology
  • soft substrate (muds, sands, clays)
  • burrower or borer