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Cutting through the smoke: the diversity of microorganisms in deep-sea hydrothermal plumes

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There are still notable gaps regarding the detailed distribution of microorganisms between and within insular habitats such as deep-sea hydrothermal vents. This study investigates the community composition of black smoker vent microorganisms in the Southern Hemisphere, and changes thereof along a spatial and chemical gradient ranging from the vent plume to surrounding waters. We sampled two hydrothermal vent fields, one at the South West Indian Ridge (SWIR), the other at the East Scotia Ridge...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1098/rsos.160829

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Somerville College
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Royal Society Publisher's website
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Royal Society Open Science Journal website
Volume:
4
Issue:
4
Pages:
160829
Publication date:
2017-04-05
Acceptance date:
2017-03-10
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2054-5703
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pubs:691582
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uri:03b5ea2c-d721-4327-b209-29e7a18bde1d
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uuid:03b5ea2c-d721-4327-b209-29e7a18bde1d
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pubs:691582

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