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Marine biology

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Marine biology is the scientific study of organisms in the ocean or other marine bodies of water. .... Microscopic algae and plants provide important habitats for life, sometimes acting as hiding pl...

Open Ocean Biome: Plants, Animals, Climate & Definition - Video ...

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Seventy-one percent of the surface of our planet is covered by the oceans. It should be no surprise that the open ocean biome is the largest biome...

Forests of the Sea: Phytoplankton and Marine plants - MarineBio.org

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These single-celled plants provide nourishment to many marine species and .... not travel far enough for larvae -- which hatch in open ocean -- to hear them, ...

List of Amazing Sea Plants - World's Exotic Beaches

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Among the tropical ocean plants, the open brain coral got its name from its resemblance. These underwater plants looks like a human brain that has been split ...

Coastal and Open Ocean Biomes | ASU - Ask A Biologist

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Because the ocean is so big, scientists estimate that more than half of all species (or types of animals and plants) live in the ocean. Yet we can't be sure how ...

Open ocean plants survive on food from the depths | Malamalama ...

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Oct 14, 2010 ... Microalgae need nitrate, yet the microscopic plants flourish in open ocean areas where the nutrient is scarce. To figure out how, UH Mānoa ...

Open oceans - Marine Biodiversity Wiki

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Feb 17, 2015 ... This article describes the habitat of the Open oceans. .... Plants cannot live attached to the bottom of the open ocean because there is too little ...

The Ocean Biome - Windows to the Universe

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Jun 1, 2010 ... Life in the Open Ocean – The largest area of the marine ecosystem, the ... of the shallow ocean, many animals, plants, and algae thrive on the ...

What kind of plants live in the ocean? | Reference.com

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There are thousands of different species of ocean plant life, including phytoplankton, algae, kelp and seagrasses. There are over 130000 species of algae alone ...

The Grass is Greener in the Coastal Ocean : Oceanus Magazine

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Apr 1, 2004 ... Microscopic plants, or phytoplankton, form the base of most of the food ... In the deep, open ocean, when nutrients become available near the ...

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List of Ocean Plants | Trails.com

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List of Ocean Plants. The vast ocean contains a large array of plant and animal life. According to National Geographic, the ocean covers more than 70 percent of  ...

Plants & Algae | Smithsonian Ocean Portal

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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 ...

Oceans Alive! | Life in the Sea | Life Near the Surface

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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 ...