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biotope

[′bī·ə‚tōp]
(ecology)
An area of uniform environmental conditions and biota.
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We are going down the path of preserving the natural biotope of wood grouse so that they can continue to live in the wild," ministry spokesman Tomas Ferenak claims.
Specific Ecosystems and Biotopes of the Eastern Ore Mountains in Relation to the Research Hypotheses
A floral survey in two biotopes of the study area was conducted through Mostacedo and Fredericksen (2000) method.
antillarum were collected in hardground biotopes (fringing reef), whereas L.
The purpose of this study was to estimate the suitability of two typical forest biotopes for the forest dormouse in Daghestan.
Considering the importance of testate amoebae in the various biotopes and the lack of studies related to these protozoa, especially in the state of Rio de Janeiro, current study evaluates the composition and species richness of testate amoebae in a coastal stream in the southeastern region of Rio de Janeiro.
The monitoring revealed the joint growth biotopes of three to five protected and those which need the special attention lichen species; this is a good reason to provide the preservation of these key areas and give them the status of protected ones [10].
The department lacks specialists in the field of nature conservation and also in the field of protection of rare biotopes in the military training areas (MTA), which leads to neglecting or underestimating this issue within the planning and practical realization of military activities.
Our previous research on urban biotopes has shown that lawns are strikingly similar in plant species composition, and in their modern articulation they are important contributors to the homogenization of urban landscapes and loss of urban biodiversity (Ignatieva, Stewart 2009, Ignatieva 2011) (Fig.
One of the ecological planning methods is biotope structure analysis in which ecologically valuable biotopes, such as woodlands and grasslands with broadleaved deciduous forest trees, are identified (Lovenhaft et al.
Abundance of species collected in different biotopes and chemical analyses of water collection Species Exemplars Biotope pH An.
It provides an overview of Saudi Aramco's sustained efforts in studying the marine environment and complements an earlier Saudi Aramco publication, Biotopes of the Western Arabian Gulf.