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Pensoft Publishers Two new species of the gorgonian inhabiting barnacles – Conopea saotomensis and Conopea fidelis – have been collected from the area surrounding the historically isolated volcanic islands of SÃ£o TomÃ© and PrÃncipe. The barnacles of this genus are widely spread across the temperate and tropical oceans, but what makes them special is that they occur exclusively in a symbiotic relationship with a gorgonian or black coral...
- Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
- Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
- Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
- A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.