(Of organisms or habitats) inhabiting or situated in still fresh water. Compare with lotic.
- Bass are found in both lotic and lentic habitats.
- However, we can conclude that these species are rare in lentic systems throughout the Northeast.
- Their tadpoles develop mostly in lentic water.
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