microhabitat


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microhabitat

[¦mī·krō′hab·ə‚tat]
(ecology)
A small, specialized, and effectively isolated location.
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temminckii select nest-sites based on certain characteristics of microhabitat.
The results of this study should be considered preliminary with relationships between microhabitat variables and C.
An objective of our study is to relate mussel demographics to microhabitat parameters; therefore we chose to focus sampling efforts on mussel aggregations to increase our sample sizes for statistical analysis.
This reduced the ten continuous microhabitat variables to a smaller number of variables that explained most of the variation in the raw data.
Random] represents a random draw from a normal distribution reflecting the quality of an individual's microhabitat during the two week period.
The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation has awarded Endangered Species Act section 6 funds to expand the microhabitat research to the Cherokee Wildlife Management Area, which is adjacent to Camp Gruber National Guard Training Center.
The dominant aquatic macrophytes coinhabiting mosquito microhabitat on the Dumbi included Cyperus denudatus, Heteranthera callifolia, Ludwigia decurrens, Murdannia simplex and Scirpus uninodis.
The data was used to determine baseline levels of invertebrates at the site and classify them according to microhabitat.
aspect-defined microhabitat variation, has had a major influence on
Invertebrates will feed around the plants and a microhabitat will develop.