What Are Examples of Ocean Decomposers?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 26, 2020 3:57:33 AM ET
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Most of the decomposers in the ocean, at every trophic level, can be described as either animals or microbes. Animal decomposers live as scavengers, usually on the sea floor, and microbial decomposers, such as bacteria, can be found on nearly every surface or floating freely in the water.