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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRiftia Jones, 1981 
AphiaID: 324628

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiboglinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRiftia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRiftia pachyptila Jones, 1981 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiboglinidae Caullery, 1914
Source  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]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorガラパゴスハオリムシ  [details]
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRiftia pachyptila Jones, 1981
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biological Information System for Marine Life (BISMaL) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324628
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2014-07-07 11:05:14Z  changed  Nealova, Lenka
  
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  Citation: Nealova, L. (2014). Riftia 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=324628 on 2017-04-25
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