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benthic zone
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The habitat at the bottom of a body of water, such as the sea floor or a lake bottom.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/68.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/68
Used For
benthic environment
benthic region
Broader Term
aquatic zones
Related Term
benthic ecosystems
benthic organisms
marine environment
Spanish
zona béntica
Term Number
68