Hydrothermal Vents

Known as: Deep Sea Vents, Deep Sea Vent, Vents, Hydrothermal 
Hot springs on the ocean floor. They are commonly found near volcanically active places such as mid-oceanic ridges.
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1946-2017
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The evolution of marine microbes over billions of years predicts that the composition of microbial communities should be much… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Submarine hydrothermal vents are the only comtemporary geological environment which may be called truly primeval; they continue… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Microbial communities in hydrothermally active sediments of the Guaymas Basin (Gulf of California, Mexico) were studied by using… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Evidence is growing that hydrothermal venting occurs not only along mid-ocean ridges but also on old regions of the oceanic crust… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The phylogenetic diversity was determined for a microbial community obtained from an in situ growth chamber placed on a deep-sea… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Molecular phylogenetic analysis of naturally occurring archaeal communities in deep-sea hydrothermal vent environments was… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (DGGE) of PCR-amplified 16S rDNA fragments was used to explore the genetic diversity of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Archaea (archaebacteria) are a phenotypically diverse group of microorganisms that share a common evolutionary history. There are… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
During the cycling of seawater through the earth's crust along the mid-ocean ridge system, geothermal energy is transferred into… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The existence of a symbiotic association between vestimentiferan tube worms from deep-sea hydrothermal vents and chemoautotrophic… (More)
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