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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Annelida (Lamarck 1809)
Class: Polychaeta (Grube 1850)
Order: Canalipalpata (Rouse & Fauchald 1997)
Family: Siboglinidae (Caullery 1914)
Genus: Riftia (Jones 1980)


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Two small blocks each containing the same type of worm tube that is commonly found at this level

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Collection place

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United Kingdom > England > Dorset
image K2048
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