Settlement plates were also recovered from the Champagne vent area. Here, shrimp graze on sulfur (left), while mussels prefer to live on the rocks (right).

Settlement plates were also recovered from the Champagne vent area. Here, shrimp graze on sulfur (left), while mussels prefer to live on the rocks (right). Image courtesy of Submarine Ring of Fire 2014 - Ironman, NSF/NOAA, Jason, Copyright WHOI.

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