littoral

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region including the bottom of the sea and the littoral zones benthic division , benthonic zone , benthos
brown algae; mostly marine and littoral eukaryotic algae class Phaeophyceae , Phaeophyceae
lower plants; mostly marine and littoral eukaryotic algae division Rhodophyta , Rhodophyta
any of various usually marine gastropods with low conical shells; found clinging to rocks in littoral areas limpet
small (2-4 inches) pugnacious mostly scaleless spiny-backed fishes of northern fresh and littoral waters having elaborate courtship; subjects of much research prickleback , stickleback
any of numerous venomous aquatic viviparous snakes having a fin-like tail; of warm littoral seas; feed on fish which they immobilize with quick-acting venom sea snake
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