inselberg


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inselberg

[′in·səl‚bərg]
(geology)
A large, steep-sided residual hill, knob, or mountain, generally rocky and bare, rising abruptly from an extensive, nearly level lowland erosion surface in arid or semiarid regions. Also known as island mountain.
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Despite the botanical richness of the region, which is under the Atlantic Forest Domain and is characterized by the presence of breathtaking inselberg formations, the whole area is severely affected by cattle breeding activities and periodic fires that is destroying the higher and more inaccessible parts of the inselbergs, where endemic species like Orthophytum guaratingense are confined.
These range from seven pools examined on Wusasa inselberg to 93 pools examined on Dumbi inselberg.
Smith, both of which inhabited only open areas of the granitic rocks on the inselberg (absent in forest), although only the latter had spines at their leaf edges.
Pedra Dubois Lumiar Municipality Santa Maria Nova Friburgo Madalena Sites Inselberg Atlantic Rain Forest (bordering) Latitude e Longitude 21[degrees]45'S 22[degrees]21'S 41[degrees]41'W 42[degrees]27'W Altitude 1090 m 1700m Mean Temperature 20[degrees]C 18[degrees]C Mean annual rainfall 1440mm 2205mm Forte Pedra de Imbuhy Itacoatiara Municipality Niteroi Niteroi Sites Inselberg Inselberg Latitude e Longitude 22[degrees]56'S 22[degrees]58'S 43[degrees]07'W 43[degrees]01'W Altitude 50m 200m Mean Temperature 23[degrees]C 23[degrees]C Mean annual rainfall 1207mm 1207mm TABLE 2.
The concept of parallel coordinates was first introduced by Inselberg (1985) to represent hyper-dimensional geometries.
The inselberg taxa in Trilepideae (Coleochloa to Microdracoides; Fig.
Finally, we excavated at Cueva de Los Vampiros which is situated on an inselberg, approximately 3 km from the mangrove-lined coast of Parita Bay.
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2015 at 45 delivery points in the city and in the district of Gotha, network operators: TEN networks ThE-ringer Energie GmbH, Stadtwerke GmbH Gotha power, energy supply inselberg GmbH, Ohra HE[micro]rselgas GmbH
Espirito Santo: Jatiboca, [19[degrees]52'15"S, 40[degrees]40'15"W], 10 May 1946, Brade & Apparicio 18071 (BM, GH, NY, U); Santa Teresa, Localidade de Juliao, Floresta de encosta Semidecidua, abaixo de inselberg, 19[degrees]44'50"S, 40[degrees]40'16"W, 500 m, 10 Jul 2007, Labiak et al.
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