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Capitellethus branchiferus Gallardo 1968

    trophic guild

  • subsurface deposit feeder
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/subsurfaceDepositFeeder
    • Definition: An organism which obtains food primarily by subsurface deposit feeding. Reid WDK, Wigham BD, McGill RAR, Polunin NVC (2012) Elucidating trophic pathways in benthic deep-sea assemblages of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge north and south of the Charlie-Gibbs Fracture Zone. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 463:89-103. doi:10.3354/meps09863
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