Phytoplankton

Phytoplankton

March 16th – Single-celled algae are known scientifically as phytoplankton, or “plant drifters.” Biddulphia is a type of phytoplankton that can be seen as light brown scum on the walls of your fish tank! (In the ocean, they are often found attached to surfaces such as seaweeds or rocks on the seafloor.) Why do algae …

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