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Cytheropteron vermiculatum Whatley, Chadwick, Coxill & Toy 1988

Cytheropteron vermiculatum is a species of Ostracoda in the family Cytheruridae. It is a surface deposit feeder.

  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/surfaceDepositFeeder
  • Definition: An organism which obtains food primarily by surface deposit feeding. Reid WDK, Wigham BD, McGill RAR, Polunin NVC (2012) Elucidating trophic pathways in benthic deep-sea assemblages of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge north and south of the Charlie-Gibbs Fracture Zone. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 463:89-103. doi:10.3354/meps09863
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of <i>Cytheropteron vermiculatum</i> Whatley, Chadwick, Coxill & Toy 1988