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Origin of plankton
OTHER WORDS FROM planktonplank·ton·ic [plangk-ton-ik], /plæŋkˈtɒn ɪk/, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for plankton
In the broader economic ecosystem, too, the whales are getting fatter by starving the plankton.Art has been brutalized by tech’s giants. How can it survive?|Konstantin Kakaes|December 23, 2020|MIT Technology Review
What happened is, domoic acid infiltrated the food chain, making its way into plankton, then anchovies, then the brown pelicans.Here’s the real story behind Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘The Birds’|Tom McNamara|December 3, 2020|Popular Science
Most of the things we know about bioluminescence in animals come from studying non-chordate creatures like jellyfishes or plankton.
Smaller organisms, such as plankton, also could eat microfibers, Walker Karega says.Washing your jeans too much might pose risks to the environment|Sharon Oosthoek|October 12, 2020|Science News For Students
If a Lévy walk was evident in a shark’s path, it might mean the animal was exploring rather than dining on plankton.Random Search Wired Into Animals May Help Them Hunt|Liam Drew|June 11, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Planktonic forms, in fact, proved to be the most sensitive indicators of the presence of radioactivity in the marine environment.Atoms, Nature, and Man|Neal O. Hines
But in all probability the planktonic larva rests on the sea-bottom little if at all before metamorphosing.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)|David Starr Jordan