Meaning of cryoplankton in English:

cryoplankton

noun

  • Small and microscopic organisms (especially algae) that inhabit snow and ice.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society.

Pronunciation

cryoplankton

/ˌkrʌɪə(ʊ)ˈplaŋ(k)tən/ /ˈkrʌɪə(ʊ)ˌplaŋ(k)tən/