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    • A chemosynthetic weed: the tubeworm Sclerolinum contortum is a bipolar, cosmopolitan species 

      Georgieva, Magdalena N.; Wiklund, Helena; Bell, James B; Eilertsen, Mari Heggernes; Mills, Rachel A; Little, Crispin T S; Glover, Adrian G. (BioMed Central, 2015-12-14)
      Background Sclerolinum (Annelida: Siboglinidae) is a genus of small, wiry deep-sea tubeworms that depend on an endosymbiosis with chemosynthetic bacteria for their nutrition, notable for their ability to colonise a multitude ...
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    • Osedax mucofloris (Polychaeta, Siboglinidae), a bone-eating marine worm new to Norway 

      Schander, Christoffer; Rapp, Hans Tore; Dahlgren, Thomas G. (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 2010)
      The bone-eating siboglinid polychaete Osedax mucofloris Glover, Källström, Smith & Dahlgren, 2005 is reported from Norwegian waters for the first time. Dense growth was found on bovine bones deposited at 118 meters depth ...
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