meroplankton definition

  • noun:
    • Any of numerous organisms that spend section of their life cycle, often the larval or egg phases, as plankton.
    • Any organism that uses element of its life-cycle (especially the larval stage) as plankton
    • The organisms, considered collectively, that pass element of their particular lives in depths associated with ocean and component at or close to the surface.

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