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Pogonophora US English

A small phylum of long deep-sea worms that live in upright tubes of protein and chitin. They lack mouths and guts, subsisting mainly on the products of symbiotic bacteria

Pogonophora in vestimentiferan US English

A very large marine worm that lives in upright tubes near hydrothermal vents, subsisting on the products of chemoautotrophic bacteria