Thursday, September 07, 2006

Consumption of phytoplankton by zooplankton does not necessarily result in mortality. Some algae are resistant to zooplankton digestion and pass through the digestive tracts.

Robert Wetzel
pg 370,
Limnology: lake and river ecosystem

1 comment:

neha said...

no comment on this one?

i thought it was so gross, so amazing, so impersonal, so true all at the same time!