In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Coleoidea, Crustaceans, nudibranch mollusks and polychaete worms make up a large part of the larger zooplankton.
- Young bluegills eat mainly zooplankton, but as they grow older, they become opportunistic and devour almost anything that fits into their mouths.
- They typically eat insects and floating vegetable matter but their diet also includes zooplankton, aquatic insect larvae, and worms.
- Oil and gas was formed around 100 million years ago when tiny marine plants and animals called phytoplankton and zooplankton floated on the sea's surface.
- If preferred prey species are not present at these depths, lake trout may then resort to feeding on zooplankton and invertebrates.
- These tanks received a continual turn-over of water pumped from Loch Lomond and were therefore rich in zooplankton.
- These species are small-bodied, cold water species that are generalist feeders on planktivorous zooplankton and benthic organisms.
- In addition, it might be physically impossible for newly hatched zooplankton to emerge into the water column were they to hatch more than a few millimeters deep in the mud.
- According to our results, predation on zooplankton appears to continue beyond larval life stages in the Richibucto Estuary.
- The larvae spend several months as floating zooplankton before settling down onto the reef.
- When at sea, they eat zooplankton and other small creatures that rise to the surface at convergence zones.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.