Because ocean plants need sunlight, most are either designed to float on the ...
Some types of seagrasses are turtle grass, manatee grass and shoal grass.
In general, there are two types of plants in the ocean: those that have roots
attached to the bottom of the ocean and those that do not have roots and drift in
Both floating and rooted plants grow in the ocean, but single-celled floating
phytoplankton are the most common. Most of the ocean floor is covered in
Seagrasses are one type of plant found in the ocean. This category contains
more than 50 species and is the only one with roots, so seagrasses are usually ...
Marine algae though are abundant throughout the ocean and can either float
freely ... There are two main types of the larger phytoplankton species: Diatoms
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Plants and algae play important roles in the ocean ecosystem. Fast growing kelp
(a type of algae) makes up forest-like communities and phytoplankton produce ...
The open ocean is home to numerous types of plankton. Plankton are any
animals, protists, plants, or bacteria that float freely with the current of the water.
There are two general types of plants found in the ocean, those having roots that
are attached to the ocean bottom and those not having roots which simply drift ...
One type of marine algae is kelp. Kelp is ... Marine plants live in the euphotic
zone of the ocean because they need energy from the sun for photosynthesis.