dimictic lake


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dimictic lake

a lake that has two annual periods of free mixing of water.
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Although coexisting species of zooplankton typically differ in vertical habitat use or diel vertical migration behavior (Makarewicz and Likens 1975), experimental studies of competition in zooplankton have rarely employed enclosures deep enough to mimic the full range of depth habitats available in a natural, dimictic lake.