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Giant tubeworm
Image ID: 29441
Common Name: Giant tubeworm
Scientific Name: Tevnia jerichonana
Location: Hydrothermal Vents, Equatorial Pacific
Description: These rusty vent tubeworms (Tevnia jerichonana) have been stained orange by iron compounds emanating from black smoker chimneys.
Keywords: Tevnia jerichonana, giant tubeworm, symbiotic bacteria, hydrothermal vent tubeworm, Annelida, Pogonophora, Tevniida, Tevniidae, orange
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