Abyssal zone, portion of the ocean deeper than about 2000 m (6600 feet) and ... Bathyal fauna reflect the generally narrow ranges of temperature and salinity ...


Bathyal fauna reflect the generally narrow ranges of temperature and salinity that occur. At bathyal depths, currents are exceedingly slow, and in many areas ...


The abyssal zone or abyssopelagic zone is a layer of the pelagic zone of the ocean. "Abyss" derives from the Greek word ἄβυσσος, meaning bottomless.


Abyssopelagic Zone: This zone is also called the Abyssal Zone or the Abyss ... The conditions (including temperature, salinity and amount of oxygen) of the ...


The Abyssopelagic Zone (or abyssal zone) extends from 13,100 feet (4,000 meters) to 19,700 feet (6,000 meters). It is the pitch-black bottom layer of the ocean.


The bathyal zone and the abyssal and hadal zones below it are referred to as ... degree of exposure to air, wave action, and range of salinity and temperature.


Abyssobenthic. Pertaining to the seabed in the abyssal zone. ... Has a temperature of approximately -0.4°C and salinity of approximately 34.66‰. Abbreviated to ...


Salinity- 34.6-35 ppt. ○ Pressure- 76 ... Abyssal Plains: flat areas of the deep ocean floor; small ... In order to survive the harshness of the abyssopelagic zone,.


These layers, known as zones, extend from the surface to the most extreme ... the abyssopelagic zone, also known as the abyssal zone or simply as the abyss.


Picture the deepest, darkest part of the ocean. Fish that glow in the dark, gigantic sea worms, and explosive, hydrothermal vents. This creepy scene is the abyssal  ...