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Each individual kelp plant supports a large and interesting community of animals.
It is along the stipe and blades and within the holdfasts that these animals find
food and shelter. Like forests on land, the kelp forest has its share of animals that
Other larger animals such as fish, although able to swim against the current,
remain within it, feeding on the zooplankton which has fed on the phytoplankton.
Tiny plants, therefore, form the basis for all life in the pelagic zone. Diatoms ...
In the past, biologists have theorized that the abyss must be inhabited only by
scavengers, animals that feed on the drifting remains of dead sea life. If this were
true, the very bottom of the ocean must be nearly lifeless, since most remains ...
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