Osedax roseus

Author: Rouse et al. 2008


Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, on vertebrate bones.

Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Shannon Johnson, MBARI.


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Rouse, G.W., K. Worsaae, S.B. Johnson, W.J. Jones, and R.C. Vrijenhoek (2008). Acquisition of dwarf male "harems" by recently settled females of Osedax roseus n. sp. (Siboglinidae; Annelida). Biological Bulletin, 214: 67-82. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/25066661

Citation: Osedax roseus (Rouse et al. 2008) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Osedax%20roseus. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-19.
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