What are meiofauna? 
In order to qualify, you must be an animal small enough to live between grains of sand in marine sediments. Apart from that, these tiny animals could belong to almost any phylum, and their potential diversity is huge. Just getting a census of who all is in there is a daunting task, but students in the Marine Biodiversity Inventory Methods course in Bali, Indonesia are getting a start on it.  Read more about the MBIM students and their work in the latest edition of No Bones, the Smithsonian’s Invertebrate Zoology blog.
(via: Encyclopedia of Life)

What are meiofauna?

In order to qualify, you must be an animal small enough to live between grains of sand in marine sediments. Apart from that, these tiny animals could belong to almost any phylum, and their potential diversity is huge. Just getting a census of who all is in there is a daunting task, but students in the Marine Biodiversity Inventory Methods course in Bali, Indonesia are getting a start on it.

Read more about the MBIM students and their work in the latest edition of No Bones, the Smithsonian’s Invertebrate Zoology blog.

(via: Encyclopedia of Life)

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