Marine Vocabulary 1) Coriolis Effect- The apparent deflection of the path of winds and ocean currents that results from the rotation of the earth. 2) Doldrums- The area of rising air at the equator. 3) Down-Welling- The vertical movement of water in a dow
Lindsey Aronoff Period 3 Vocabulary on Tides 1) Diurnal Tide- The condition of having only one high tide and one low tide each day. 2) Ebb Tide- A falling tide. 3) Flood Tide- A rising tide. 4) High Water- The greatest height to which a high tide rises. 5
Lindsey Aronoff Period 3 Marine Vocabulary 1) Auxospore- A growth stage in the life cycle of a diatom that serves to restore the maximal size of the cell. 2) Binary Fission- A type of asexual reproduction in which one cell splits into two after the origin
Marine Review Sheet 1) Aboral- The surface opposite the mouth 2) Anthozoa- means flower animal many are colonial and most are sessile. May secrete endo or exoskeletons and they exhibit a variety of growth forms. Produce by asexual or sexual reproduction.
L indsey Aronoff Period 3 Vocab 1) Acanthocepaian 2) Annelids - A segmented worm belonging to the phylum Annelida. 3) Bilateral Symmetry - A t ype of symmetry in which body parts are arranged in such a way that only one plane through the midline of the ce
L indsey Aronoff Period 3 Marine Review 1) Ossicle - Plates of calcium carbonate that make up the endoskeleton of echinoderms. 2) Aristotles lantern - A chewing structure composed of five teeth found in the mouths of sea urchins. 3) Tubules of Curvier - S