adj. [Gr. anchi, near; hals, salt]
Pertaining to landlocked pools or cave lakes that have subterranean connections to the ocean.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

Игры ⚽ Нужно решить контрольную?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Anchialine pool — Anchialine Ponds in Waikaloa Beach, Hawaii An anchialine pool or pond is a landlocked body with a subterranean connection to the ocean. Anchialine pools are a feature of coastal aquifers which are density stratified, with the water near the… …   Wikipedia

  • Anchialine pool snail — Conservation status Data Deficient (IUCN 2.3)[1] …   Wikipedia

  • anchialine — anchihaline …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Punaluu Beach — Punaluokinau Beach (also called Black Sand Beach) is a beach between Pāhala and Nāokinaālehu on the Big Island of the U.S. state of Hawaiokinai. The beach has black sand created by lava flowing into the ocean which explodes as it reaches the… …   Wikipedia

  • Remipeden — Remipedia Systematik Überstamm: Häutungstiere (Ecdysozoa) Stamm: Gliederfüßer (Arthropoda) Unterstamm: Krebstiere (Crustacea) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Remipedia — Systematik Überstamm: Häutungstiere (Ecdysozoa) Stamm: Gliederfüßer (Arthropoda) Unterstamm: Krebstiere (Crustacea) Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Halocaridina — Taxobox name = Halocaridina image caption= Ovigerous okinaōpaeokinaula regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda subphylum = Crustacea classis = Malacostraca ordo = Decapoda subordo = Pleocyemata infraordo = Caridea familia = Atyidae genus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Cave — For other uses, see Cave (disambiguation). Cavern redirects here. For other uses, see Cavern (disambiguation). Lechuguilla Cave, New Mexico A cave or cavern is a natural underground space large enough for a human to enter. The term applies to… …   Wikipedia

  • Ecosphere (science) — The EcoSphere and Original Ecosphere are trademark names for sealed blown glass miniature aquaria (aquariums) produced by Ecosphere Associates, Inc., of Tucson, Arizona, United States. Spherical or ovoid, the aquaria range from roughly baseball… …   Wikipedia

  • Polycopidae — Halocyprida Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Subphylum: Crustacea …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”