mesoplankton

noun

meso·​plankton
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|sō+
1
: the plankton of middle depths below the penetration of photosynthetically effective light
2
mesoplanktonic
"+
adjective

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Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary mes- + plankton

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“Mesoplankton.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mesoplankton. Accessed 31 Jan. 2023.

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