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Molluscan Holoplankton (Biotic Subclass)

Component: Biotic

Unique Identifier: 404

Biotic Setting Planktonic Biota
Biotic Group Zooplankton
Biotic Subclass Molluscan Holoplankton
Biotic Group Pteropod Aggregation


Description
Definition Water parcels in which mollusk holoplankton are the perceived dominant feature. Certain molluscan taxa with reduced shells exist entirely in the plankton.