Worm ID?

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    dankolle

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    So I noticed this little bugger poking around. There is so much algae in this spot b/c the rock is too close to the glass :/

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    I found this pic on the internet that identifies it as a peanut worm...is it true?

    http://melevsreef.com/pics/08/12/naked_peanut_worm.jpg

    It has a very distinctive markings...white on top and looks like black/white bottom. The mouth gets pressed against the glass and it puks out some tenticals that suck up some of the algea then it goes back inside the rock.
     
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    Bifferwine I am a girl

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    Yep it does look like a peanut worm to me. Those are reef safe.
     
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    Looks like to me.

    Closely related to medusa worms or could be another name.Both are reef safe anyways,good detrivores.
     
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