Inceptisol

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Inceptisol

[in′sep·tə‚sȯl]
(geology)
A soil order characterized by soils that are usually moist, with pedogenic horizons of alteration of parent materials but not of illuviation.
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Chen ZS, Tsou TC, Asio VB, Tsai CC (2001) Genesis of inceptisols on a volcanic landscapes in Taiwan.
Data from 111 profiles described by various authors was used to characterize bulk density in the following soil orders found in Costa Rica: Inceptisols (38.
A wide variety of USDA soil orders were also found throughout the study area, including Inceptisols, Entisols, Vertisols, Andisols, Alfisols, and Ultisols.
Response of sesame (Sesamum indicum) to different levels of potassium and sulphur in light-textured Inceptisols of eastern part of Chhattisgarh.
Loganathan P, Isirimah NO, Nwachuku DA (1987) Phosphorus sorption by Ultisols and Inceptisols of the Niger delta in southern Nigeria.
Agricultural soils vary from deep, fine-textured entisols of alluvial or lacustrine origin in the larger valleys; to medium- and coarse-textured alfisols and inceptisols along valley margins; to shallow rocky entisols and inceptisols on hillsides and steep mountains.
Negligible amounts of pseudo-sand particles were assumed, due to the alluvial genesis, the late soil formation that characterises Entisols and Inceptisols, and the mineral composition of parent materials (andesitic-granitic sediments).
However, the cebo did not show any relationship as for the climatic/soil strata, and exhibited good growth in all sites, and fruta dorada showed best growth in Inceptisols.
Hypothetical situations were prepared to illustrate how changes in AWC affected Andisols (Duraquand, Haplaquand and Lithic Haplaquand soils) and Inceptisols (Hydraquentic and Aquepts soils).
Laboratory studies on As transport across and down a soil profile of the affected region of the Inceptisols of West Bengal were reported by Mukhopadhyay and Sanyal (2002) and Saha and Sanyal (2005).