biospeleology


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biospeleology

[‚bī·ō‚spē·lē′äl·ə·jē]
(biology)
The study of cave-dwelling organisms.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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In biospeleology a distinction is made between those species occurring in, and restricted to, the dark zone and those occurring in the parietal (shaded) zone.
Keywords: Pseudoscorpions, Mexico, Cuba, taxonomy, morphology, new species, biospeleology, troglobite
A DESCRIPTION OF TWO BIOSPELEOLOGY COURSES AVAILABLE TO MISSOURI STUDENTS.