circalittoral

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

circa +‎ littoral

NounEdit

circalittoral ‎(plural circalittorals)

  1. The region of the sublittoral zone which extends from the lower limit of the infralittoral to the maximum depth at which photosynthesis is still possible.

AdjectiveEdit

circalittoral ‎(comparative more circalittoral, superlative most circalittoral)

  1. Situated in this region of the sublittoral zone.

See alsoEdit