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Marine biology

Marine biology is the scientific study of organisms in the sea.

EDUCATIONBachelor of Science in Marine Biology
WORK EXPERIENCENone
WORK ENVIRONMENTMarine, Water, Animal kingdom
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ICONIC PEOPLE
COMPANIESGEMI International
HIGHER STUDIESNational Institute Of Oceanography

Marine biology is the scientific study of organisms in the sea. Given that in biology many phyla, families and genera have some species that live in the sea and others that live on land, marine biology classifies species based on the environment rather than on taxonomy.