Turks and Caicos Islands
'Caicos Caves III Expedition' was aimed at obtaining a comprehensive genetic collection of anchialine fauna across cave systems of the Turks and Caicos Islands. This additionally included a first-glimpse sampling of the interstitial fauna across Providenciales.
Support was made possible through GGI and the Peter Buck Fellowship Program.
R/V Hugh R. Sharp
Departing from Lewes, DE - this cruise was focused on sampling midwater fauna between 1200-500 m depths, with the hopes of obtaining several pelagic annelid and hyperid amphipod species.
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