Fauna

Science / Biology / Fauna: Term referring collectively to all animals in an area. The zoological counterpart of flora.

Meiofauna

Science / Marine Biology / Meiofauna: Animals whose shortest dimension is less than 0.5 mm but greater than or equal to 0.1 mm MORE

Epifaunal

Science / Marine Biology / Epifaunal: Living on the surface of the bottom MORE

Macrofauna

Science / Marine Biology / Macrofauna: Animals whose shortest dimension is greater than or equal to 0.5 mm MORE

Microfauna

Science / Marine Biology / Microfauna: Animals whose shortest dimension is less than 0.1 mm MORE

Macrobenthos. (Macrofauna Or Macroflora)

Science / Marine Biology / Macrobenthos. (Macrofauna Or Macroflora): Benthic organisms (animals or plants) whose shortest dimension is greater than or equal to 0.5 mm MORE

Faunal Succession

Science / Geology / Faunal Succession: A principle of relative dating that is based upon the observed sequence of organisms in the rock record. The relative age of two rock units can frequently be determined by matching the fossils found i MORE

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