TITLE

THE MARINE FOOD WEB

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Oceans (9781405321754);2008, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter from the book "Oceans" is presented. It describes the series of connections of the marine food web. It starts with the phytoplankton eaten by microscopic animals. This is in turn eaten by secondary consumers which drift and swim as zooplankton, which are harvested by fish. These fish are then hunted by dolphins and penguins, who then fall prey to top predators like sharks.
ACCESSION #
43662808

 

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