Which region is present below the photic region?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 1 week ago

Which region is present below the photic region?
 
(a) Littoral
 
(b) Limnetic
 
(c) Benthic
 
(d) Aphotic
 
The question was asked during a job interview.
 
The doubt is from Organisms and Populations topic in portion Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 1 week ago

Correct answer is (d) Aphotic
 
The explanation: The region in the lake present below photic is aphotic. It is present deep within the lake and light cannot penetrate through it. It lies between the photic and benthic region of the lake.