WoRMS 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. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 93(4): 1295-1313., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34600182 [details]   
Holotype  USNM 59951, locality Galapagos (Galapagos...  
Holotype USNM 59951, locality Galapagos (Galapagos Rift, Rose Garden geothermal vent) [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 through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=266010 on 2018-02-17
Date
action
by
2008-01-04 16:28:44Z
created
2008-03-20 06:44:16Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed

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original description 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., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34600182 [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]   

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

Paratype BMNH 1981.1 [details]
Holotype USNM 59951, locality Galapagos (Galapagos Rift, Rose Garden geothermal vent) [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]