Organisms living on hydrothermal vents

2017-08-01T22:48:01+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Hoff crab, Bythograeidae, Relicanthus daphneae, Gandalfus yunohana, Mirocaris, Nautilia profundicola, Paralvinella sulfincola, Lucernaria janetae, Nanoarchaeum equitans, Cyanagraea, Dahlella, Alvinocarididae, Alvinellidae, Thermus, Thermococcus litoralis, Thermotoga maritima, Archaeoglobaceae, Calyptogena magnifica flashcards Organisms living on hydrothermal vents
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  • Hoff crab
    The "Hoff crab" is an undescribed species of deep-sea squat lobster in the family Kiwaidae, which lives on hydrothermal vents near Antarctica.
  • Bythograeidae
    The Bythograeidae are a small family of crabs which live around hydrothermal vents.
  • Relicanthus daphneae
    Relicanthus daphneae (formerly Boloceroides daphneae) is a cnidarian resembling a sea anemone, which occurs in the depths of the East Pacific Rise and was described in 2006.
  • Gandalfus yunohana
    Gandalfus yunohana is a species of crab found on hydrothermal vents on the eastern edge of the Philippine Sea Plate south of Japan.
  • Mirocaris
    Mirocaris is a genus of shrimp associated with hydrothermal vents.
  • Nautilia profundicola
    Nautilia profundicola is a Gram-negative chemolithoautotrophic epsilonproteobacterium found around hydrothermal vents in the deep ocean.
  • Paralvinella sulfincola
    Paralvinella sulfincola is a species of polychaete worm of the Alvinellidae family that thrives on undersea hot-water vents.
  • Lucernaria janetae
    Lucernaria janetae is an exceptionally large stalked jellyfish discovered on deep-sea hydrothermal vents on the East Pacific Rise in 2003 and described in 2005.
  • Nanoarchaeum equitans
    Nanoarchaeum equitans is a species of marine Archaea that was discovered in 2002 in a hydrothermal vent off the coast of Iceland on the Kolbeinsey Ridge by Karl Stetter.
  • Cyanagraea
    Cyanagraea praedator is a species of crab that lives on hydrothermal vents, and the only species in the genus Cyanagraea.
  • Dahlella
    Dahlella caldariensis is a species of leptostracan crustacean which lives on hydrothermal vents in the Pacific Ocean.
  • Alvinocarididae
    Alvinocarididae is a family of shrimp, originally described by M.
  • Alvinellidae
    The Alvinellidae are a family of small, deep-sea polychaete worms endemic to hydrothermal vents in the Pacific Ocean.
  • Thermus
    Thermus is a genus of thermophilic bacteria.
  • Thermococcus litoralis
    Thermococcus litoralis (T. litoralis) is a species of Archaea that is found around deep-sea hydrothermal vents as well as shallow submarine thermal springs and oil wells.
  • Thermotoga maritima
    Thermotoga maritima is a hyperthermophilic organism that is a member of the order Thermotogales.
  • Archaeoglobaceae
    In taxonomy, the Archaeoglobaceae are a family of the Archaeoglobales.
  • Calyptogena magnifica
    Calyptogena magnifica is a species of giant white clam found clustered around hydrothermal vents at abyssal depths in the Pacific Ocean.