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Polychaeta taxon details

Riftia pachyptila Jones, 1981

266010  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:266010)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Jones, Meredith L. (1981). Riftia pachyptila, new genus, new species, the vestimentiferan worm from the Galápagos Rift geothermal vents (Pogonophora. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 93(4): 1295-1313., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34600182 [details]   
Holotype  USNM 59951, geounit Galapagos  
Holotype USNM 59951, geounit Galapagos [details]
Note Pacific Ocean, Galapagos Rift Zone  
From other sources
Type locality Pacific Ocean, Galapagos Rift Zone [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Riftia pachyptila Jones, 1981. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=266010 on 2019-07-22
Date
action
by
2008-01-04 16:28:44Z
created
2008-03-20 06:44:16Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed

original description Jones, Meredith L. (1981). Riftia pachyptila, new genus, new species, the vestimentiferan worm from the Galápagos Rift geothermal vents (Pogonophora. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 93(4): 1295-1313., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34600182 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 59951, geounit Galapagos [details]
Paratype BMNH 1981.1 [details]
From other sources
Habitat abyssal [details]

Habitat at hydrothermal vents [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, Galapagos Rift Zone [details]
 

LanguageName 
Japanese ガラパゴスハオリムシ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Vent Worm Project: JW_10_27_2014)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Vent Worm Project: JW_10_27_2014)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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