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 (stĕn′ə-thûr′məl) also sten·o·ther·mic (-mĭk) or sten·o·ther·mous (-məs)
Capable of living or growing only within a limited range of temperature.

sten′o·therm′ n.


an organism that is only able to live within a narrow parameter of temperatures
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The Subtribe Tanytarsina (which includes the cold stenotherm Micropsectra cf.
Notothenioids, perciform fish living in Antarctic waters, are highly stenotherm organisms and offer a truly unique opportunity to study what characteristics of gene expression levels and pool of expressed genes (the pool of messenger RNAs, mRNA, is called the transcriptome) are behind the differences between stenothems and eurytherms, as a result of the evolution of temperature preference.
Mostly a filter feeder, and cold water stenotherm, distributed across the N.
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