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Are stonefish benthos?

Stonefish are benthos. They are bottom dwellers. Benthos are marine animals that live at the bottom of the ocean there for they are benthos.
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What is benthos?

    organisms that live on or in the bottom sediments of a water body    Benthos is a group of organisms that live on, in, or near the  bottom of a body of water (MORE)

Is tuna benthos?

  Nope. They are nekton, which actively swim and catch their food. Benthos are bottom-dwellers and mostly filter-feed.
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Is a squid a benthos?

no, benthos is the flora or fauna found on the bottom, or in the bottom sediments, of sea, lake or other body of water.maybe
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Where is benthos located?

Benthos is a term for bottom-dwelling (i.e. on, in, or very near) organisms because they live on the seabed (what is known as the "benthic zone"). There are different classifi (MORE)