Distribution of Unusual Archaea in Subsurface Biosphere

  1. William S.D. Wilcock,
  2. Edward F Delong,
  3. Deborah S. Kelley,
  4. John A. Baross and
  5. S. Craig Cary
  1. Ken Takai,
  2. Fumio Inagaki and
  3. Koki Horikoshi

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/144GM23

The Subseafloor Biosphere at Mid-Ocean Ridges

The Subseafloor Biosphere at Mid-Ocean Ridges

How to Cite

Takai, K., Inagaki, F. and Horikoshi, K. (2004) Distribution of Unusual Archaea in Subsurface Biosphere, in The Subseafloor Biosphere at Mid-Ocean Ridges (eds W. S.D. Wilcock, E. F. Delong, D. S. Kelley, J. A. Baross and S. Craig Cary), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/144GM23

Author Information

  1. Subground Animalcule Retrieval (Sugar) Project, Frontier Research System for Extremophiles, Japan Marine Science and Technology Center (Jamstec), Yokosuka 237-0061, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904092

Online ISBN: 9781118666135

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Keywords:

  • Deep-sea ecology—Congresses;
  • Mid-ocean ridges—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Archaeal Communities in Deepsubsurface High-Temperature Habitats

  • Archaea in Subvent Biospheres

  • The Low-Temperature Subseafloor Biosphere

  • Conclusions