Holoplankton

Science / Marine Biology / Holoplankton: Organisms spending all their life in the water column and not on or in the sea bed

Plankton

Science / Marine Biology / Plankton: Pelagic organisms that float through the water column, not attached to any substrate and unable to move against the currents and tides. Plankton can be further divided into phytoplankton and zooplankt MORE

Pteropods

Science / Marine Biology / Pteropods: Group of holoplanktonic gastropods MORE

Euphausiid

Science / Marine Biology / Euphausiid: Member of an order of holoplanktonic crustacea MORE

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