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- Moreira, David, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Environmental microbiology 2007 v.9 no.2 pp. 546-554
- Ciliophora; Dinophyceae; carbonates; cities; ecosystems; food webs; fungi; nucleotide sequences; parasites; ribosomal DNA; surveys
- ... Lost City is a unique off-axis hydrothermal vent field characterized by highly alkaline and relatively low-temperature fluids that harbours huge carbonate chimneys. We have carried out a molecular survey based on 18S rDNA sequences of the eukaryotic communities associated with fluid-seawater interfaces and with carbonates from venting areas and the chimney wall. Our study reveals a variety of line ...