Notes on Vent Field Description:
plume discovered with MAPR on 1st cruise R/V DayangYihao
Notes Relevant to Biology:
Year and How Discovered (if active, visual confirmation is listed first):
Discovery References (text):
(plume only) Chen et al., Hydrothermal Plume Anomalies Along the East Pacific Rise Near the Equator, Eos Trans. AGU, 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract OS31D-1670, 2006
(plume only) Lin and Zhang (2006) The first collaborative China-international cruises to investigate mid-ocean ridge hydrothermal vents. InterRidge News 16: 33-34.