[hol-uh-plangk-tuh n, hoh-luh-]
Origin of holoplankton
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- organisms, such as diatoms and algae, that spend all stages of their life cycle as planktonCompare meroplankton
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- Plankton that remains free-swimming through all stages of its life cycle.
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