Riftia pachyptila Jones, 1981

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaAnnelidaPolychaetaSabellidaSiboglinidaeRiftia

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Full Name

Riftia pachyptila Jones, 1981

Common names

  • Giant tube worms eng
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Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater, Marine

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Annelida
class
Polychaeta
order
Sabellida
family
Siboglinidae
genus
Riftia
species
Riftia pachyptila
 
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Bibliography

Jones, Meredith L. (1981). Riftia pachyptila, new genus, new species, the vestimentiferan worm from the Galápagos Rift geothermal vents (Pogonophora. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 93(4): 1295-1313.

van der Land, J. (ed) (2008) UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO)

van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO).

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (117520326) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.