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Comparing Aquatic Life Zones

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The coastal zone of the ocean is rich in biodiversity, has ample light to support photosynthesis, and is where the ocean comes in contact with a land mass.

Which of the following aquatic life zones from a lentic body BEST compares to the intertidal zone of the ocean?

A

Limnetic zone.

B

Aphotic zone.

C

Profundal zone.

D

Littoral zone.

E

Epipelagic zone.