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Ancient geologic escape hatches mistaken for tube worms

... tubeworms have been around for millions of years and the fos...ound that what previous researchers had labeled as tubeworms in a formation near Denver, Colorado, are actually...e modern sightings, a number of fossil examples of tubeworms were subsequently identified in the rock record. O...

Giant deep-sea tubeworm's meal ticket comes in as a skin infection

... Giant tubeworms found near hydrothermal ventsmore than a mile below the ocean surface donot bother to eat: lacking mouth and stomach,they stand rooted to one spot. Fo...

The secret to longevity in tubeworms

...nd beautiful L. luymesi. ### Citation: Cordes EE, Arthur MA, Shea K, Arvidson RS, Fisher CR (2005) Modeling the mutualistic interactions between tubeworms and microbial consortia. PLoS Biol 3(3): e77. ...
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Giant tube worm - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hydrothermal vent tubeworms get organic compounds from bacteria that live in their trophosome. Giant tube worms, Riftia pachyptila, are marine invertebrates in the ...

Tubeworms

Resembling giant lipsticks, tubeworms (Riftia pachyptila) live over a mile deep ... Tubeworms have no mouth, eyes, or stomach ("gut" ...

Tubeworm

Resembling giant lipsticks, tubeworms (Riftia pachyptila) live over a mile deep on the Pacific Ocean floor near hydrothermal vents.

Tubeworms: Definition from Answers.com

tubeworms ( ′tüb′wərmz ) ( invertebrate zoology ) Marine polychaete worms (particularly many species in the family Serpulidae) which construct

WHOI : Oceanus : Deep-sea Tubeworms Get Versatile 'Inside' Help

When they discovered that the tubeworms had no mouth, digestive tract, or anus, ... The tubeworms' feather-like red plumes act as gills, absorbing oxygen from ...
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