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Allen, D. E., and W. E. Seyfried (2004), Serpentinization and heat generation: constraints from Lost City and Rainbow hydrothermal systems, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 68(6), 1347-1355.

Cannat, M., F. J. Fontaine, and J. Escartín (2010), Serpentinization and associated hydrogen and methane fluxes at slow spreading ridges, in Diversity of Hydrothermal Systems on Slow Spreading Ocean Ridges, edited by P. Rona, C. W. Devey, J. Dyment and B. Murton, pp. 241-264, AGU, Washington, D.C.

Cave, R. R., C. R. German, J. Thomson, and R. W. Nesbitt (2002), Fluxes to sediments underlying the Rainbow hydrothermal plume at 36°14'N on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 66(11), 1905-1923.

Cave, R. R., G. Ravizza, C. German, J. Thomson, and R. W. Nesbitt (2003), Deposition of osmium and other platinum-group elements beneath the ultramaphic-hosted Rainbow hydrothermal plume, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 210, 65-79.

Charlou, J. J., J. P. Donval, Y. Fouquet, P. Jean Baptiste, and N. Holm (2002), Geochemistry of high H2 and CH4 vent fluids issuing from ultramafic rocks at the Rainbow hydrothermal field (36°14'N, MAR), Chem. Geol., 191, 345-359.

Charlou, J.-L., J. P. Donval, C. Konn, H. Ondreas, and Y. Fouquet (2010), High production and fluxes of H2 and CH4 and evidence of abiotic hydrocarbon synthesis by serpentinization in ultramafic-hosted hydrothermal systems on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, in Diversity of Hydrothermal Systems on Slow Spreading Ocean Ridges, edited by P. Rona, C. W. Devey, J. Dyment and B. Murton, pp. 265-296, AGU, Washington, D.C.

Dyment, J., Y. Fouquet, P. Gente, B. Ildefonse, R. Thibaud, E. Hoise, D. Bissessur, and V. Yatheesh (2008), Deep-sea investigations on hydrothermal site Rainbow (MAR 36o14'N), Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T43B-2026.

Dyment, J., D. Bissessur, K. Bucas, V. Cueff-Gauchard, L. Durand, Y. Fouquet, F. Gaill, P. Gente, E. Hoisé, B. Ildefonse, C. Konn, F. Lartaud, N. LeBris, G. Musset, A. Nunes, J. Renard, V. Riou, A. Tasiemski, R. Thibaud, P. Torres, V. Yatheesh, I. Vodjdani, and M. Zbinden (2009), Detailed investigation of hydrothermal site Rainbow, Mid-Atlantic Ridge, 36o13'N: Cruise MoMARDream, InterRidge News, 18, 22-24.

Fouquet, Y., J. L. Charlou, H. Ondreas, J. Radford-Knoery, J. P. Donval, E. Douville, R. Apprioual, P. Cambon, H. Pelle, J. Y. Landure, A. Normand, E. Ponzevera, C. German, L. Parson, F. J. A. S. Barriga, I. Costa, J. Relvas, and A. Ribeiro (1997), Discovery and first submersible on the Rainbow hydrothermal field on the MAR (36o14'N), Eos Trans. AGU, 78, 832.

Fouquet, Y., P. Cambon, J. Etoubleau, J.-L. Charlou, H. Ondreas, F. Barriga, G. Cherkashov, T. Semkova, I. Poroshina, M. Bohn, J. P. Donval, K. Henry, P. Murphy, and O. Rouxel (2010), Geodiversity of hydrothermal processes along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge and ultramafic-hosted mineralization: A new type of oceanic Cu-Zn-Co-Au volcanogenic massive sulfide deposit, in Diversity of Hydrothermal Systems on Slow Spreading Ocean Ridges, edited by P. Rona, C. W. Devey, J. Dyment and B. Murton, pp. 321-367, AGU, Washington, D.C.

Gaill, F., V. Ballu, M. Cannat, W. C. Crawford, J. Dyment, J. Escartín, T. Fouquet, J. Goslin, G. Reverdin, P.-M. Sarradin, P. Tarits, M. Andreani, E. Bonnivard, K. Bucas, G. Burgaud, M. A. Cambon, V. Cueff, C. Durand, O. Gros, G. Hamel, M. Henriques, E. Hois, B. Ildefonse, C. Konn, N. Le Bris, H. Le Guyader, J. Ravaux, B. Shillito, J. Y. Toullec, and M. Zbinden (2007), Cruise MoMARDREAM-Naut and other MoMAR experiments at Rainbow and Lucky Strike in Summer 2007, InterRidge News, 16, 15-16.

German, C. R., L. M. Parson, and H. S. Team (1996), Hydrothermal exploration near the Azores Triple Junction: tectonic control of venting at slow-spreading ridges, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 138, 93-104.

German, C. R., and L. M. Parson (1998), Distributions of hydrothermal activity along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge: interplay of magmatic and tectonic controls, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 160, 327-341.

German, C., K. J. Richards, M. D. Rudnicki, M. M. Lam, J. L. Charlou, and F. S. Party (1998), Topographic control of a dispersing hydrothermal plume, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 156, 267-273.

Gràcia, E., J.-L. Charlou, J. Radford-Knoery, and L. M. Parson (2000), Non-transform offsets along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge south of the Azores (38oN-34oN): ultramafic exposures and hosting of hydrothermal vents, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 177, 89-103.

Ildefonse, B., M. Andreani, E. Hoise, V. Ballu, J. Escartín, J. Dyment, F. Gaill, and T. Fouquet (2007), Further geological sampling around the Rainbow hydrothermal site, Mid-Atlantic Ridge, Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T53B-1306.

Ildefonse, B., Y. Fouquet, E. Hoise, J. Dyment, P. Gente, R. Thibaud, D. Bissessur, and V. Yatheesh (2008), Geological mapping of the Rainbow Massif, Mid-Atlantic Ridge, 36o14'N, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T43B-2028.

Lartaud, F., M. de Rafaelis, G. Oliver, E. Krylova, J. Dyment, B. Ildefonse, R. Thibaud, P. Gente, E. Hoise, A.-L. Meistertzheim, Y. Fouquet, F. Gaill, and N. Le Bris (2010), Fossil clams from a serpentinite-hosted sedimented vent field near the active smoker complex Rainbow, MAR, 36°13′N: Insight into the biogeography of vent fauna, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 11, Q0AE01, doi:10.1029/2010GC003079.

Lartaud, F., C. T. S. Little, M. de Rafaelis, G. Bayon, J. Dyment, B. Ildefonse, V. Gressier, Y. Fouquet, F. Gaill, and N. Le Bris (2011), Fossil evidence for serpentinization fluids fueling chemosynthetic assemblages, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 108(19), 7698-7703.

Marques, A. F. A., F. J. A. S. Barriga, and S. D. Scott (2007), Sulfide mineralization in an ultramafic-rock hosted seafloor hydrothermal system: From serpentinization to the formation of Cu–Zn–(Co)-rich massive sulfides, Mar. Geol., 245, 20-39.

McCaig, A. M., R. A. Cliff, J. Escartín, A. E. Fallick, and C. J. MacLeod (2007), Oceanic detachment faults focus very large volumes of black smoker fluids, Geology, 35(10), 935-938.

Seyfried, W. E., and N. Pester (2010), Phase equilibria controls on the chemistry of vent fluids from hydrothermal systemnos  slow spreading ridges: Reactivity of plagioclase and olivine solid solutions on the pH-Silica connection, in Diversity of Hydrothermal Systems on Slow Spreading Ocean Ridges, edited by P. Rona, C. W. Devey, J. Dyment and B. Murton, pp. 297-320, AGU, Washington, D.C.

Seyfried, W. E., N. J. Pester, K. Ding, and M. Rough (2011), Vent fluid chemistry of the Rainbow hydrothermal system (36oN , MAR): Phase equilibria and in situ pH controls on subseafloor alteration processes, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 75, 1574-1593.

Thurnherr, A. M., and K. J. Richards (2001), Hydrography and high-temperature heat flux of the Rainbow hydrothermal site (36°14'N, Mid-Atlantic Ridge), J. Geophys. Res., 106(C5), 9411-9426.

Thurnherr, A. M., K. J. Richards, C. R. German, and G. F. Lane-Serff (2002), Flow and mixing in the rift valley of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 32, 1763-1778.

Tivey, M. A., and J. Dyment (2010), The magnetic signature of hydrothermal systems in slow spreading environments, in Diversity of Hydrothermal Systems on Slow Spreading Ocean Ridges, edited by P. Rona, C. W. Devey, J. Dyment and B. Murton, pp. 43-66, AGU, Washington, D.C.


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