biotope


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biotope

[′bī·ə‚tōp]
(ecology)
An area of uniform environmental conditions and biota.
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Mahoney's positions included Director of Discovery Research for Boehringer Mannheim Corporation, and Director of Research at Biotope, Inc.
Contractor name : EVEN CONSEIL (MANDATAIRE DU GROUPEMENT EVEN CONSEIL / BIOTOPE MIDI-PYREeNEeES)
Immediately prior to his affiliation with FCI Environmental, Conrad was president of Biotope Inc.
Because both HTNV and its rodent reservoir are absent from the American biotope, HTNV seroreactivity should be considered a cross-reaction to another related murine antigen; that is to say, the ratborne SEOV.
The Assignment will take full account of the existing technical and environmental documentation and studies; this includes an ESIA undertaken by Biotope in 2013.
In the natural biotope with virtually stable environmental conditions a community, passing through a number of development stages, comes to a certain balance in its specific structure and the distribution, abundance, and biomass of each component species in community--appropriate to abiotic and social environments.
Within a community, different bird species share the same biotope and therefore have the potential to interact, particularly during the breeding season when movements are constrained by the location of nests.
Marine nature conservation review: marine biotope classification for Britain and Ireland.
The composite geon strategy is used to represent functional land-use classes such as biotope complexes.
Contract notice: Mapping of biotope and ffh habitat types in coastal habitats in the terrestrial part of the national park "wadden sea", ffh area de2306-301 and edge surfaces.