Definition of Antarctic krill
- Antarctic krill are thumb-sized crustaceans that feast on drifting phytoplankton and in turn provide food for myriad Antarctic denizens, including the blue whale …
- —Usha Lee McFarling, Los Angeles Times, 4 Nov. 2004
- Extracted from Antarctic krill, a tiny shrimp-like crustacean, krill oil contains omega-3s EPA and DHA as well as natural antioxidant pigments.
- —Self Healing, November 2005