Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Nematoda
Class
Chromadorea
Subclass
Chromadoria
Order
Monhysterida
Suborder
Monhysterina
Family
Xyalidae
Genus
Daptonema
Species
fistulatum
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
51 meters
Max Depth
200 meters
Overall Geographic Range
North Sea, Bermuda, western North Atlantic,Gulf of Mexico
Habitat-Biology
  • sand
  • dissolved hydrogen sulfide
  • hypersaline