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260 Voyages Beneath the Sea: A global assessment of biodiversity and research effort at deep-sea hydrothermal vents

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RT @squamiferum: 「熱水生態系の知見は欧米諸国がアクセスしやすい北半球のサイトばかりから蓄積されているが、今にも採掘されそうな熱水はほとんど(同じ知見が通用するとは限らないし、生物多様性が完全に異なる)南半球のものである。」https://t.co/UINzzI…
「熱水生態系の知見は欧米諸国がアクセスしやすい北半球のサイトばかりから蓄積されているが、今にも採掘されそうな熱水はほとんど(同じ知見が通用するとは限らないし、生物多様性が完全に異なる)南半球のものである。」https://t.co/UINzzIxesu
"A North/South divide in the extent of biological research and the targets of hydrothermal vent mining prospects was also identified.” #BBNJ #UNSDG https://t.co/cwsebvGnkb
Yo, a map I made got slipped into a real live scientific paper. About dope ocean stuff. https://t.co/NCvGzrGK58
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260 Voyages Beneath the Sea: A global assessment of biodiversity and research effort at deep-sea hydrothermal vents https://t.co/36cdFnt4Il https://t.co/s72Uc0YSdC
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Supplemental Information

Supplemental Data 1. Archive of biological cruises to hydrothermal vents

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.27559v1/supp-1

Supplemental Data 2. Family incidence data from hydrothermal vent research cruises

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.27559v1/supp-2

Additional Information

Competing Interests

Andrew Thaler is the founder and CEO of Blackbeard Biologic: Science and Environmental Advisors. Diva Amon is the founder and Director of SpeSeas.

Author Contributions

Andrew D Thaler conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Diva Amon conceived and designed the experiments, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

We have uploaded two data files. Supplemental Data 1 contains an archive of all cruise reports accessed and analyzed for this study. Supplemental Data 2 is the incidence data for each biogeographic province, identified to the taxonomic level of Family.

Funding

This project was funded by the Pew Charitable Trusts. The views expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Pew Charitable Trusts. Subject-matter experts from the Pew Charitable Trusts had the opportunity to provide input on drafts of the manuscript but all decisions were the determination of the authors.


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