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archibenthic
Referring to the bottom of the sea from the edge of the continental shelf to the upper limit of the abyssobenthic zone, at depths of ca. 200 to 1 000 meters.
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archibenthal zone, archibenthic zone
1. The continental slope; the sea floor from the edge of the continental shelf to the continental rise.
2. The ocean layers between 200 feet and 3300 feet (65 and 1050 meters); the upper part of the abyssal zone.
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