Other Invertebrates (corals, sponges, worms, etc.)

Nature and Science
Planaria in a cave stream
Common organisms living within the sediments of Mammoth Cave streams are nematodes or roundworms (undescribed), copepods (Maraenobiotus, Moraria, Nitocra, and Parastenocaris), tardigrades (Macrobiotus), and oligochaete worms (Aeolosoma).

Last updated: April 14, 2015

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