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Post by arcoiris » Wed Aug 02, 2006 9:51 pm

Does someonehas an idea which part of the lake where lioght does not penetrate is called:
littoral zone, benthic division, pelagic divisiion, profundal zone,limnetic zone??????????

im between two of them the benthic division and the profundal zone...

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Post by MrMistery » Sat Aug 05, 2006 8:19 pm

profundal.
Benthic means at the bottom, even if it is close to shore and light penetrates
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