Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Nematoda
Class
Enoplea
Order
Enoplida
Suborder
Enoplina
Family
Thoracostomopsidae
Genus
Enoploides
Species
polysetosus
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
51 meters
Max Depth
200 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Gulf of Mexico
Habitat-Biology
  • dissolved hydrocarbon gases
  • dissolved hydrogen sulfide
  • hypersaline
  • endemic to Gulf of Mexico