Giant Beach Worm

Australonuphis parateres
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Australonuphis parateres
Other names Australian Beach Worm, Redhead, Bungum Bluey, Slimy Worms
Size Up to 3 m (9.84 ft)
Weight Under .50 kg (1.10 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Inhabits sandy coastal beaches at the low water mark
Depth Range 0 - 5 m (16 ft)
Giant Beach Worm Distribution