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  • Rouse, G.W.; Goffredi, S.K.; and Vrijenhoek, R.C. 2004. Osedax: bone-eating marine worms with dwarf males. Science (Washington D C), 305(5684):668-671
  • Rouse, GW., Goffredi SK., & Vrijenhoek RC. (2004). Osedax: Bone-eating marine worms with dwarf males. Science. 305, 668-671.
  • UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms


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