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Plankton (singular plankter) are a diverse group of organisms that live in the water column of large bodies of water and that cannot swim against a current.

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Plankton, marine and freshwater organisms that, because they are nonmotile or too small or weak to swim against the current, exist in a drifting state.

Plankton Facts & Pictures ~ What is Plankton? - Ocean Facts, News ...

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Plankton is not the name of a plant or animal but more of a category for any drifting organism that inhabits the middle to upper levels of the ocean, namely the  ...

Plankton Chronicles

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This series of vidéos and photos reveals the beauty and diversity of plankton and marine organisms that drift with the currents.

Plankton | ASU - Ask A Biologist

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It was a German scientist named Viktor Hensen who gave plankton this name. If you wonder why he used this name, it helps to know your Greek and something ...

Plankton - NatureWorks - New Hampshire Public Television

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Plankton is the foundation of the ocean food web. The word plankton comes from the Greek word.

Plankton Portal

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Plankton also play an important role in the global carbon cycle. ... Understanding where and when plankton occur at different depths in the ocean allows ...

Plankton

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There are two types of plankton: tiny plants--called phytoplankton, and weak- swimming animals--called zooplankton. Some are babies that will grow into ...

Plankton - Aquatic Drifters - Learn - Teach Ocean Science

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Plankton are aquatic drifting organisms which means they are incapable of swimming against the current and instead, "go with the flow." The term, plankton ...

PLANKTON

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Paired plankton nets are cast over the side to collect plankton, principally zooplankton such as copepods, arrow worms, and invertebrate larvae. The pair of nets ...

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plank┬Ěton
[plangk-tuhn]
NOUN
1.
the aggregate of passively floating, drifting, or somewhat motile organisms occurring in a body of water, primarily comprising microscopic algae and protozoa.
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