You certainly have a source or methane or liquid petroleum nearby if you find these tubeworms
," he said.
The cover of hydroids, bushy bryozoans, sponges, and tubeworms
was generally higher at sites undisturbed by fishing than at sites classified as disturbed.
So consider: When certain tubeworms
now thriving deep in the Gulf of Mexico started their lives, Louisiana belonged to France, and the city of New Orleans was just coming into its own.
This method was chosen as early settlers in most tropical sites are usually hard foulers such as barnacles and calcareous tubeworms
This is what male tubeworms
of the genus Osedax do.
The team pieced together a series of individuals representing the early stages of tubeworm
Rearing and observation methods of vestimentiferan tubeworm
and its early development at atmospheric pressure.
Solen marginatus Pulteney, 1799; see Huber (2010)) and other important natural resources of this estuary, including tubeworm
Diopatra species, which are highly appreciated as fishing bait (Arias et al.
metamorphosis induced by arrays of bacterial phage tail-like structures.
AFLP analyses of genomic DNA reveal no differentiation between two phenotypes of the vestimentiferan tubeworm
, Ridgeia piscesae.
2013), using the marine tubeworm
Galeolaria gemineoa, also applied noncompetitive fertilization assays and selection analyses to explore the relationship between sperm length measures (head length, head width, and flagellum length) and fertilization rates.
One longtime conundrum we pondered is why we had found certain hydrothermal vent tubeworm
species only in the Pacific.