Vigorous Venting and Biology at Pito Seamount, Easter Microplate

  1. C.R. German,
  2. J. Lin and
  3. L.M. Parson
  1. D. F. Naar1,
  2. R. Hekinian2,
  3. M. Segonzac2,
  4. J. Francheteau3,
  5. R. Armijo4,
  6. J.-P. Cogne4,
  7. M. Constantin2,
  8. J. Girardeau5,
  9. R. N. Hey6 and
  10. R. C. Searle7

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/148GM13

Mid-Ocean Ridges

Mid-Ocean Ridges

How to Cite

Naar, D. F., Hekinian, R., Segonzac, M., Francheteau, J., Armijo, R., Cogne, J.-P., Constantin, M., Girardeau, J., Hey, R. N. and Searle, R. C. (2004) Vigorous Venting and Biology at Pito Seamount, Easter Microplate, in Mid-Ocean Ridges (eds C.R. German, J. Lin and L.M. Parson), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/148GM13

Author Information

  1. 1

    College of Marine Science, University of South Florida, St Petersburg, Florida, Usa

  2. 2

    Ifremer, Centre de Brest, Plouzané, France

  3. 3

    Institut Universitaire EuropéEn de la Mer, Université de Bretagne Occidentale, Plouzané, France

  4. 4

    Institut de Physique Du Globe (Ipg), Paris, France

  5. 5

    Département Des Sciences de la Terre, Université de Nantes, Nantes, France

  6. 6

    Soest, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, Usa

  7. 7

    Department of Geological Sciences, University of Durham, Durham, Uk

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904139

Online ISBN: 9781118665879

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Keywords:

  • Hydrothermal circulation (Oceanography);
  • Mid-ocean ridges—Research;
  • Hydrothermal vents;
  • Sea-floor spreading;
  • Earth-Crust

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Dive Observations

  • Composition of Sulfide Deposits and Rock Samples

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions