Interaction of Vent Biota and Hydrothermal Deposits: Present Evidence and Future Experimentation

  1. Susan E. Humphris,
  2. Robert A. Zierenberg,
  3. Lauren S. Mullineaux and
  4. Richard E. Thomson
  1. S. Kim Juniper and
  2. Jozée Sarrazin

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM091p0178

Seafloor Hydrothermal Systems: Physical, Chemical, Biological, and Geological Interactions

Seafloor Hydrothermal Systems: Physical, Chemical, Biological, and Geological Interactions

How to Cite

Kim Juniper, S. and Sarrazin, J. (2013) Interaction of Vent Biota and Hydrothermal Deposits: Present Evidence and Future Experimentation, in Seafloor Hydrothermal Systems: Physical, Chemical, Biological, and Geological Interactions (eds S. E. Humphris, R. A. Zierenberg, L. S. Mullineaux and R. E. Thomson), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM091p0178

Author Information

  1. Centre De Recherche En Géochimie Isotopique Ot En Géochronologi (Geotop) and Département Des Science Biologiques, Université Du Québec à Montréal, P.O. Box 8888, Station Centre-ville, Montréal (Québec) H3c 3P8 Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900483

Online ISBN: 9781118663998

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Keywords:

  • Hydrothermal vents—Congresses;
  • Hydrothermal deposits—Congresses;
  • Hydrothermal vent ecology—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Evidence for Bacterial Deposition of Oxides

  • Macrofauna and Oxide Deposits

  • Influence of Vent Organisms on Sulade Deposmon

  • Influence of Sulfide Deposition on Vent Organisms

  • Future Studies

  • Concluding Remarks