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Sandworm may refer to:

Living animals[edit]


Fictional animals[edit]

  • Sandworm (Dune), from Frank Herbert's 1965 science fiction novel Dune and its derivative works
  • The Chthonians of H. P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos, first mentioned in 1968
  • The Junundu, enormous sandworms inhabiting "the desolation" in Guild Wars Nightfall
  • Purple worm, a fictional monster from the Dungeons & Dragons roleplaying game, first introduced in the games 1974 original set
  • Sandworms, common threats native to the fictional desert planet Motavia in Sega's original Phantasy Star series of roleplaying video games, originating in 1987
  • Sandworms, creatures featured in the 1988 film Beetlejuice and more heavily in its spin-off TV series
  • The Graboids of the Tremors franchise, first introduced in 1990


Sandworm is an environmental art installation in the Wenduine Beach, Belgium created for the Beaufort Triennial of Contemporary Art.