18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The little guy in the coral

A marine polychaete tube worm or feather duster worm (fam. Sabellidae) in a hard coral (fam. Faviidae). By living in the middle of the coral it is looking for a protection against possible predators.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Philippines
Copyright: © Pascal Kobeh