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benthic organisms
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Underwater organisms that live on or in the bottom of a body of water.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/11516.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/11516
Used For
benthonic organisms
benthos
Broader Term
aquatic organisms
Narrower Term
benthic plants
Related Term
aquatic animals
aquatic plants
benthic ecosystems
benthic zone
Spanish
organismos bentónicos
Term Number
11516