General: Reddish-brown anterior, translucent tan body, narrow-lipped, short squat body when compared to TorquaratoridaeA sp. 1. Most have been observed on mud; one was atop lava.
Ocean range (global): President Jackson Seamount.
Published depth range: 1643 - 1901 m
Habitat description: Benthic.
ReferencesEncyclopedia of Life
Tree of Life
World Register of Marine Species
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Holland, N.D., D.A. Clague, D.P. Gordon, A. Gebruk, D.L. Pawson, and M. Vecchione (2005). 'Lophenteropneust' hypothesis refuted by collection and photos of new deep-sea hemichordates. Nature, 434: 374-376. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature03382
Citation: Torquarator bullocki (Holland 2005) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Torquarator%20bullocki. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-19.