- A hybrid zone between Bathymodiolus mussel lineages from eastern Pacific hydrothermal ventsShannon B Johnson
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA 95039 9644, USA
BMC Evol Biol 13:21. 2013..Two lineages of Bathymodiolus mussels segregate on either side of the Easter Microplate, a boundary that separates the East Pacific Rise from spreading centers connected to the Pacific-Antarctic Ridge...
- Rubyspira, new genus and two new species of bone-eating deep-sea snails with ancient habitsS B Johnson
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, California 95039, USA
Biol Bull 219:166-77. 2010..The ability to exploit a variety of marine reducing environments may have contributed to the evolutionary longevity of this gastropod lineage...
- Bone-eating Osedax females and their 'harems' of dwarf males are recruited from a common larval poolR C Vrijenhoek
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, 7700 Sandholdt Road, Moss Landing, CA 95039, USA
Mol Ecol 17:4535-44. 2008..Mitochondrial sequence diversity was very high in these worms, suggesting that as many as 10(6) females contributed to a common larval pool from which the two sexes were randomly drawn...