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Spirobranchus giganteus

(Pallas, 1766)


Angelo Pandi Borneo Indonesiano Maratua Spirobranchus giganteus Nikon D300 Housing Isotta Nikon 105 VR Macro 2 Inon Z 240 1/200 F 22

Luc Choquette Beautifull !

Message posted on Scubashooters.net on 02 Nov 2013
Angelo Pandi Borneo Indonesiano Maratua Spirobranchus giganteus Nikon D300 Housing Isotta Nikon 105 VR Macro 2 Inon Z 240 1/200 F 22

Message posted on UWphotographers on 02 Nov 2013
Ilan Lubitz Christmas worm tree. (Spirobranchus giganteus) Basura Anilao. philippines. Nikon D3X. 60mm. SB-105

Message posted on Scubashooters.net on 27 Jul 2013
Beth Barklage Watson Christmas Tree Worm (Spirobranchus giganteus)...Little Cayman Canon 5D MK II, Canon 100mm 2.8L, Ikelite, Ikelite DS 125's f/25, 1/60, ISO 100 (2011)

Jack Bernstein Beth, nice photo. Did you use a diopter for it? Awfully close and detailed given the lens.

Beth Barklage Watson Thanks Jack...I took this a couple of years ago before I had a diopter.

Ilse Merz very nice

Message posted on Scubashooters.net on 21 Jun 2013
Ilan Lubitz Christmas worm tree. (Spirobranchus giganteus) Basura Anilao. philippines. Nikon D3X. 60mm. SB-105

Message posted on UW photo - Fotosub on 27 Jul 2013
Ilan Lubitz Christmas worm tree. (Spirobranchus giganteus) Basura Anilao. philippines. Nikon D3X. 60mm. SB-105

Shohei Shigeta Great Blue color!

Message posted on Wetpixel Underwater Photography on 27 Jul 2013
Mark Springs christmas tree worms Opal Reef FNQ

Ron Silver Spirobranchus giganteus

Message posted on Scubashooters.net on 14 Oct 2013
Steffen Eidem One of MANY shots of Christmastree worms in Curocao, bubbles from my buddy in the back.

Ron Silver Spirobranchus giganteus

Stuart Pearce Nice shot :)

Steffen Eidem Thank you Stuart =)

Ernst Andres <3 <3 <3

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 03 Nov 2013
David Fleetham A juvenile Commerson's frogfish, Antennarius commersoni, and a blue Christmas tree worm, Spirobranchus giganteus. The blue spiral fan is the only part of the Christmas tree worm that is visible on the reef. It is used for feeding and respiration. Maui, Hawaii. Canon EOS 5D Mark II in an Ikelite housing with Canon’s EF100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens, f/11, 1/100 sec, ISO 160 and twin Ikelite 161 substrobes.

David Haas Beautiful Dave!

Message posted on Underwater Macro Photographers on 12 Apr 2012
Frank Gibson Spirobranchus giganteus - Olympus TG-2, ISO800, 1/80, F/3.6

Message posted on Wetpixel Underwater Photography on 29 Jun 2013
Taxonomy
Animalia (Kingdom)
  Annelida (Phylum)
    Polychaeta (Class)
      Canalipalpata (Subclass)
        Sabellida (Order)
          Serpulidae (Family)
            Spirobranchus (Genus)
              Spirobranchus giganteus (Species)
Associated Species