Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
MCZ resource
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
ChEss
  • Riftia pachyptila Jones, 1981
Denisia 18
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Riftia pachyptila
EOL Interns
  • Riftia pachyptila
EOLspecies
  • Riftia pachyptila Jones, 1981
Environments
BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
One Species at a Time Podcasts
BOLDS images II Species
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
NMNH Invertebrate Zoology resource
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Riftia pachyptila Jones, 1981
OBIS depth range resource
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available
Ocean Portal Links
  • Riftia pachyptila
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Riftia pachyptila
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Riftia pachyptila
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Species
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia

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