WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRiftia 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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM 59951, locality Galapagos (Galapagos...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 59951, locality Galapagos (Galapagos Rift, Rose Garden geothermal vent) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Pacific Ocean, Galapagos Rift Zone  
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Galapagos Rift Zone [details]
WoRMS (2008). Riftia pachyptila Jones, 1981. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=266010 on 2017-12-11

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 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype BMNH 1981.1 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 59951, locality Galapagos (Galapagos Rift, Rose Garden geothermal vent) [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat abyssal [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat at hydrothermal vents [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Galapagos Rift Zone [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeuthoecetes aliger Humes, 1980 (symbiotic: unspecified type)
LanguageName 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorガラパゴスハオリムシ  [details]