['rɔkpuːl; englisch, zu rock »Fels« und pool »Tümpel«] der, -s/-s, Bezeichnung für Mulden oder Höhlungen im Gestein felsiger Meeresküsten, die sich mit Meer- und Regenwasser füllen und demzufolge starke Änderungen in Salzgehalt (vom Meerwassertümpel bis Regentümpel) und Temperatur aufweisen. Entsprechend können in Rockpools marine bis limnische Arten vorkommen, wobei Organismen in Rockpools generell starke Salzgehaltsänderungen ertragen können müssen.

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Rock|pool, der; -s, -s [engl. rock pool, aus: rock = Felsen u. pool, ↑Swimmingpool]: Mulde od. Höhlung im Gestein felsiger Meeresküsten, die sich mit Meer- u. Regenwasser füllen.

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