Lindsey Aronoff Period 3 Marine Vocab 1) Acoelomate- any organism that lacks a cavity between the body wall and the digestive tract, including the flatworms, nemertines, and sea anemones. 2) Archeocyte- Cells in a sponges body that resemble amoebas and th
Lindsey Aronoff Period 3 Vocab 1) Acanthocepaian2) Annelids- A segmented worm belonging to the phylum Annelida. 3) Bilateral Symmetry- A type of symmetry in which body parts are arranged in such a way that only one plane through the midline of the central
Review:Seafloor I. Vocab 1) Abyssal Plain- Deep ocean flat, floor. Results from sedimentation and 4 types include Lithogenous, Biogenous, Hydrogenous, and Cosmic. 2) Asthenosphere- Upper mantle that is plastic-like and provides energy for plate tectonics.
Review Sheet I Vocab 1) Capillary Wave- A wave for which the restoring force is the surface tension of the water. 2) Convection3) Bay of Fundy- located in Nova Scotia, has a funnel shaped entrance and is the most extreme tidal range in the world up to 50
I. Terms to Know 1) Pelagic Zone- Largest division of marine world. It is composed of all the oceans water. It has large influence on all life in food and oxygen production and weather and climate. Subdivided into the Neritic and Oceanic Zone. 2) Neritic