The Deep Ocean

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The Deep Ocean by Mind Map: The Deep Ocean

1. adaptation

1.1. a change or the process of change by which an organism or species becomes better suited to its environment

2. 3 ocean zones

2.1. the sunlit zone

2.1.1. lots of sunlight; filled with various sea animals

2.2. the twilight zone

2.2.1. small amount of sunlight; cold; plants do not grow here

2.2.2. lanternfish lives here

2.3. the midnight zone

2.3.1. entirely dark; freezing temperatures; very few organisms

2.3.2. Many fish in the midnight zone have strangely shaped, glowing bodies

2.3.3. anglerfish and vampire squid live here

2.3.4. Many fish in the midnight zone have strangely shaped, glowing bodies

3. habitat

3.1. the natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other organism

4. ocean

4.1. large body of salt water

4.2. More than 70% of Earth’s surface is covered by oceans

4.3. Seaweed and kelp grow in the ocean and provide food and shelter for marine animals