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Table 1 Localities (arranged from north to south) and sampling data

From: Free-living nematode species (Nematoda) dwelling in hydrothermal sites of the North Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Hydrothermal site Station-sample number and date of sampling Geographical position Depth (m) Sample
Menez Gwen 4593, 01.08.2003 37°51′N and 31°31′W 840–865 Mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus and sediment
Menez Gwen 4595, 02–03.08.2003 37°51′N and 31°31′W 840–865 Stone with mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Rainbow 4399, 19.07.2002 36°13′N and 33°54′W 2260–2350 Mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Rainbow 4402, 20.07.2002 36°13′N and 33°54′W 2260–2350 Mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Rainbow 4812, 04.09.2002 36°14′N and 33°54′W 2307 Mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Rainbow 4819, 04.09.2002 36°14′N and 33°54′W 2318 Mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Lucky Strike 4376-1, 09.07.2002 37°17′N and 32°16′W 1635–1710 Eiffel Tower, mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Lucky Strike 4376-2, 09.07.2002 37°17′N and 32°16′W 1635–1710 Bacterial mat on rock
Lucky Strike 4377-2, 09.07.2002 37°17′N and 32°16′W 1635–1710 Mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Lucky Strike 4377-3, 09.07.2002 37°17′N and 32°16′W 1635–1710 Mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Lucky Strike 4379-1, 10.07.2002 37°17′N and 32°16′W 1635–1710 Mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Lucky Strike 4380-1, 10.07.2002 37°17′N and 32°16′W 1635–1710 Sintra, mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Lucky Strike 4380-2, 10.07.2002 37°17′N and 32°16′W 1635–1710 Sintra, mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Lucky Strike 4384-3, 11.07.2002 37°17′N and 32°16′W 1635–1710 Eiffel Tower, mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Lucky Strike 4384-4, 11.07.2002 37°17′N and 32°16′W 1635–1710 Eiffel Tower, mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Lucky Strike 4384-5, 11.07.2002 37°17′N and 32°16′W 1635–1710 Eiffel Tower, bacterial mat and mussels Bathymodiolus azoricus
Lost City 4368, 04.07.2002 30°07′N and 42°07′W 700–800 Bacterial mat, silt
Lost City 4371, 05.07.2002 30°07′N and 42°07′W 700–800 Bacterial mat, silt
Lost City 4607, 09.08.2003 30°07′N and 42°07′W 700–800 Active zone
Lost City 4800, 27–28.08.2005 30°07′N and 42°07′W 736 Slope of the chimney
Lost City 4803, 28.08.2005 30°07′N and 42°07′W 737 Upper slope of the chimney
Lost City 4805, 28–29.08.2005 30°07′N and 42°07′W 700–800 Washout from a coral
Lost City 29.08.2005 30°07′N and 42°07′W 849 Carbonate sediment below the chimney
Broken Spur 4797, 25–26.08.2005 29°10′N and 43°10′W 3059 Silt at the base of the Spire chimney
Snake Pit 4330, 21.06.2002 23°22′N and 44°57′W 3420–3480 Druse of mussels Bathymodiolus puteoserpentis