Read the sentences from Paragraph 3 of the passage.
The sea horse’s tail is prehensile, which means it is adapted for seizing
or grasping by folding around an object. This adaptation allows the sea
horse to wrap its tail around sea grass stems, coral, and sticks.
In these sentences, adaptation is referring to
A. the size of the tail.
B. the color of the tail.
C. a change in the tail.
D. the location of the tail.