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Osedax rubiplumus Rouse, Goffredi & Vrijenhoek 2004

Robert C. Vrijenhoek, Shannon B. Johnson & Greg W. Rouse   cc-by-3.0

Osedax rubiplumus is a species of segmented worm in the family tube worms. It is a chemosymbiosis.

  • URI: http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q50616418
  • Definition: form of symbiosis in which a bacterium provides chemically-derived energy and nutrients, often via the oxidation of hydrogen sulfide, to a higher organism.
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