These are a type of phytoplankton that is a dinoflagellat. They are marine dwellers that have two tail like whips, which is where their names came from. Their scientific name was derived from the “Latin terms: dinos for rotation and flagellum for little whip. “
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This is a zooplankton. It is also a marine animal that can live in both fresh and salt water. They are surrounded by an exoskeleton that is nearly transparent.
This is an aquatic macrophyte. It is a floating plant commonly known as water lettuce. They float on the top of the water and are not attached to the ground.
This is a fish commonly known as the clown fish. It has venom in its spin fins that is uses for protection. It is an amazing example of a unique saltwater fish.
This is a crustacean that is a Nephropidae, commonly known as a lobster. This is eaten daily and is delicious with butter. The live mostly on the ocean floor, but can swim as well as crawl.
Adult blue whale
This is a marine mammal. Its scientific name is Balaenoptera musculus. It is the largest mammal ever known to exist.