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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plankton

Plankton (singular plankter) are the diverse collection of organisms that live in large bodies of water and are unable to swim against a current. They provide a ...

www.britannica.com/science/plankton

plankton: 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.

www.whoi.edu/science/B/people/kamaral/plankton.html

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

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

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Plankton definition, the aggregate of passively floating, drifting, or somewhat motile organisms occurring in a body of water, primarily comprising microscopic ...

life.bio.sunysb.edu/marinebio/plankton.html

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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Jun 8, 2015 ... The BBC Earth Unplugged team take over BBC Earth to delve a little deeper into why plankton are the most important organisms on the planet.

en.wiktionary.org/wiki/plankton

Borrowed from German Plankton, coined by Viktor Hensen and derived from Ancient Greek πλαγκτός (planktós, “drifter”), from πλάζω (plázō, “I turn aside, ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plankton

Define plankton: the passively floating or weakly swimming usually minute animal and plant life of a body of water — plankton in a sentence.