epibenthos definition

  • noun:
    • benthic organisms that live on the surface of the deposit
    • The pets and plants that you can get next to the benthos, or deep-sea fauna and flora — namely, those that reside in the sea-bottom of this continental shelf or littoral zone, and people which can be mounted on its surface, and those that creep or run over its area, considered collectively. See benthos.
    • benthic organisms that live on the top of sediment
    • The animals and plants that you can get beside the benthos, or deep-sea fauna and flora — namely, those who live-in the sea-bottom associated with continental shelf or littoral zone, and people which are mounted on its area, and those that creep or run-over its area, considered collectively. See benthos.
    • benthic organisms that survive top of the sediment
    • The pets and flowers that you can get beside the benthos, or deep-sea fauna and flora — namely, those that live in the sea-bottom of continental rack or littoral zone, and those that are mounted on its surface, and those that creep or stepped on its area, considered collectively. See benthos.
    • benthic organisms that live on the top of sediment
    • The animals and plants which exist beside the benthos, or deep-sea fauna and flora — specifically, those that live in the sea-bottom for the continental rack or littoral area, and people being mounted on its area, and those that creep or run-over its surface, considered collectively. See benthos.
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