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Eiffel Tower Fauna

Eiffel Tower Fauna
Description: Typical hydrothermal vent fauna at the Eiffel Tower edifice (Lucky Strike vent field, Mid Atlantic Ridge, at a depth of ca. 1700m) with mussels (Bathymodiolus azoricus), alvinocaridid shrimps (Mirocaris fortunata and Chorocaris chacei), bythograeid crabs (Segonzacia mesatlantica) and some bacterial cover
Author: Ifremer/MoMARETO 2006
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WoRMS taxa
Segonzacia mesatlantica (Williams, 1988)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor
Chorocaris chacei (Williams & Rona, 1986)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor
Mirocaris fortunata (Martin & Christiansen, 1995)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor
Bathymodiolus azoricus Cosel & Comtet, 1999Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor

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