Flashcards - Praxis General Science: Earth's Bodies of Water

Flashcards - Praxis General Science: Earth's Bodies of Water
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benthic zone
The benthic zone is the ecological region at the lowest level of a body of water such as an ocean or a lake, including the sediment surface and some sub-surface layers
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zooxanthellae
Zooxanthellae are single-celled protozoans that are able to live in symbiosis with certain marine invertebrates
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zooxanthellae
Zooxanthellae are single-celled protozoans that are able to live in symbiosis with certain marine invertebrates
benthic zone
The benthic zone is the ecological region at the lowest level of a body of water such as an ocean or a lake, including the sediment surface and some sub-surface layers
continental margin
The continental margin is the zone of the ocean floor that separates the thin oceanic crust from thick continental crust
continental shelf
The continental shelf is an underwater landmass which extends from a continent, resulting in an area of relatively shallow water known as a shelf sea

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