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How do annelids eat?

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Answered 2013-03-26 21:51:40

Some families of annelid have evolved jaws to bite, whereas others can basically vomit up (or evert) their oesophagus to grab food. Others have neither method and may use crowns of palps called cilia to filter food from the water, or just ingest sediment through unspecialised mouths.

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