What are the food chains with algae or phytoplankton as the producer?
examples of a food chains with algae or phytoplankton as the producer?
Asked in Botany or Plant Biology, Protists
What types of algae are the major constituents of phytoplankton?
Microscopic green algae from the class Prasinophyceae have recently been recognized as major constituents of oceanic phytoplankton. ...
Asked in Plankton
What do phytoplankton and zooplankton have in common?
Both phytoplankton and zooplankton can live together. They are both free-floating organisms that live in open water. Plankton are often referred to as algae, but they are not algae. ...
Asked in Health, Conditions and Diseases, Plankton
Does phytoplankton carry any illnesses or diseases?
Phytoplankton sometimes expands suddenly to create an algae bloom such as the red tide. When this happens, the algae release substantial amounts of toxins that can poison and kill marine life. ...