C. L. Van Dover, C. R. German, K. G. Speer, L. M. Parson, R. C. Vrijenhoek, Science Magazine
This Science Magazine article reviews the diversity, evolution, and biogeography of deep-sea vent and seep invertebrates. Beginning with their initial discovery in 1977, this article examines the evolutionary history of vent and seep invertebrates, the dispersal and gene flow in contemporary deep-sea hydrothermal vent environments, biogeography, and deep-ocean circulation. The article is supplemented with a descriptive map and schematics. A subscription to Science Magazine may be required to view this resource.