Adjective "Bathyal" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Bathyal


    Definition:

    1. of or relating to the biogeographic region of the ocean bottom between the sublittoral and abyssal zones: from depths of approximately 660 to 13,000 feet (200 to 4000 meters).

    Examples:

    "species can be bathyal."

    "depths can be bathyal."

    "norths can be bathyal."