Science-Oceanography

Bioluminescence in the marine environment is:
a. Widespread amonth both invertebreates and the fishes?
b. limited to plankton and survace dwelling organisms?


It is widespread.

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Organisms that bioluminesce
here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bioluminescence#Organisms_that_bioluminesce

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