small floating or weakly swimming organisms that drift with water currents and, with phytoplankton, make up the planktonic food supply upon which ... [6 related articles]
Found op http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/z/10
zooplankton, zooplankters, zooplanktonic 1. Animal plankton; floating animal organisms collectively. 2. A small animal organism present in natural waters. 3. Microscopic animals that move passively in aquatic ecosystems; such as, protozoans. 4. Microscopic drifting animal life much of which lives...
Found op http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/2620/6
Zooplankton ən are heterotrophic (sometimes detritivorous) plankton. Plankton are organisms drifting in oceans, seas, and bodies of fresh water. The word "zooplankton" is derived from the Greek zoon (ζῴον), meaning "animal", and planktos (πλαγκτός), meaning "wanderer" or "drifter". In...
Found op http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zooplankton
Small heterotrophic organisms found inhabiting aquatic ecosystems. Also see plankton and phytoplankton.
Found op http://www.physicalgeography.net/physgeoglos/z.html
Some common zooplankton (mostly copepods) collected near the surface over East Diamante volcano. Credit: NOAA Free-floating, oceanic animal life as opposed to phytoplankton, the free-floating plant life. Zooplankton consists of a wide variety of small organisms, such as copepods, krill, and larv...
Found op http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/Z/zooplankton.html
zooplankton: see marine biology.
Found op http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/sci/A0920597.html
Zooplankton is the animal component of plankton. All major animal phyla are represented in zooplankton, as adults, larvae, or eggs; some are just visible to the naked eye but most cannot be seen without magnification. Near the surface of the sea there may be many thousands of such animals per cubic ...
Found op http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/BZ.HTM
small, sometimes microscopic animals that drift in the ocean. It includes protozoa, crustaceans, jellyfish and other invertebrates that drift at various depths in the water column. Compare with phytoplankton.
Found op http://www.seafriends.org.nz/books/glossary.htm
Small aquatic animals that are suspended or swimming in water.
Found op http://www.streamnet.org/glossary.html
1) Animal 2) Animate being 3) Beast 4) Brute 5) Creature 6) Fauna 7) What does corals eat?
Found op http://www.mijnwoordenboek.nl/EN/crossword-dictionary/zooplankton/1
Tip: double click on a word to show its meaning.
No exact matches found.
Typ a word and hit `Search`.
The most recent searches on Encyclo. Between brackets you will find the number of results and number of related results.
• Malaxophobia (2)
• Leuco dye (1)
• awwn, Tall (1)
• Denicé (4)
• Bore x Stroke (1)
• Premalekhanam (1)
• BTAN (3)
• Synchrolift (1)
• sympathicotonic (3)
• Saint Nohra (1)
• employability (3)
• autotonsorialist (1)
• Balliol College (3)
• Upper Hungary (1)
• azygos lobe of right l (1)
• Koua (1)
• Malini Sharma (1)
• sympathicotonic (3)
• Riding Around the Park (1)
• Autophoby (3)
• Gothic revival (11)
• Neil Perry (4)
• Giuseppe Giacomini (1)
• Pseudosenefeldera (1)