from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Plankton of minute size, especially plankton composed of organisms measuring from 2 to 20 micrometers.
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- n. Alternative form of nanoplankton.
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Plankton can also be categorized by their size range (e.g., macroplankton, microplankton, nannoplankton, and picoplankton).
Consequences of small storage capacity in nannoplankton pertinent to measurement of primary production in tropical waters.
Coccolithophorids and related nannoplankton of the early Tertiary in California.
Experiment in investigation of nannoplankton from varicolored flysch in the zone of the Marmorosh Cliffs, Ukrainian Carpathians.
The great change in the calcarous nannoplankton fossils between the Maestrichtian and Danian.