meiofaunal

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meiofauna (ˈmaɪəʊˌfɔːnə)
 
n
the component of the fauna of a sea or lake bed comprising small (but not microscopic) animals, such as tiny worms and crustaceans
 
[C20: from Greek meiōn less + fauna]
 
meio'faunal
 
adj

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