mesoplankton

noun
meso·​plankton | \ ¦me|zō, ¦mē|, |sō+ \

Definition of mesoplankton

1 : the plankton of middle depths below the penetration of photosynthetically effective light

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Other Words from mesoplankton

mesoplanktonic \ "+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for mesoplankton

International Scientific Vocabulary mes- + plankton

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“Mesoplankton.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mesoplankton. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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