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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRiftia pachyptila Jones, 1981 
AphiaID: 266010

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 Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRiftia Jones, 1981
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRiftia Jones, 1981
Sources  original description Jones, Meredith L. 1981. Riftia pachyptila, new genus, new species, the vestimentiferan worm from the Gal├ípagos Rift geothermal vents (Pogonophora). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 93(4): 1295-1313. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Pacific [details]

Specimen 

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Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeuthoecetes aliger Humes, 1980 (symbiotic: unspecified type)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (14 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1166 nucleotides; 292 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Vestimentifera Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:266010
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-04 16:28:44Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-03-20 06:44:16Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: Polychaeta (2014). Riftia pachyptila Jones, 1981. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=266010 on 2014-07-23