What is the sequence of successional stages occurring in water called?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

What is the sequence of successional stages occurring in water called?
 
(a) Xerarch succession
 
(b) Hydrarch succession
 
(c) Ecological succession
 
(d) Biological succession
 
I had been asked this question in an online quiz.
 
My question is taken from Ecosystem topic in division Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

Correct choice is (b) Hydrarch succession
 
To elaborate: The sequence of successional stages occurring in water is known as hydrarch succession. It is also known as hydrosere and starts in a newly formed pond or lake.