Varenya and Brinda - Mrs. Stokes Period 5
The cells are motile. Venenivibrio stagnispumantis look like curved rods. They can tolerate really high concentrations of arsenic and antimony compunds.
Species: Venenivibrio stagnispumantis
How do they get energy? what are the chemical reactions?
Giant tube worms, Riftia pachyptila, are marine invertebrates in the phylum Annelida. They are related to tube worms. Riftia pachyptila lives over a mile deep in the Pacific Ocean, near hydrothermal vents. It can tolerate extremely high hydrogen sulfide levels. These worms can reach a length of 2.4 meters. They are commonly known as "giant tube worms". Shrimp and crabs feed off the worm's plume.
Species: Riftia pachyptila