Presentation on theme: "Marine Ecology Selected Adaptations Let’s set sail for adventure!!!"— Presentation transcript:
Marine Ecology Selected Adaptations Let’s set sail for adventure!!!
Basic Ecology factors regulating the distribution and abundance of organisms in the ocean. influence of physical and chemical parameters on organisms in the various ecosystems that constitute the ocean.
Selected Adaptive Strategies: Bioluminescence Fishes - important nektons Many are deepsea predators Need their own light to attract prey … to attract mates photophores luciferin + luciferase