phytosociology

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phytosociology

[¦fīd·ō‚sō·sē′äl·ə·jē]
(ecology)
A broad study of plants that includes the study of all phenomena affecting their lives as social units.
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Nine associations were identified phytosociologically, one of which had two sub-associations (Table 1).
Also worthy of note is the appearance of a type of community -IV- not differentiated phytosociologically.
Cluster B comprises three subclusters including communities of Seslerion apenninae: b1 includes three releves of grasslands with Dryas octopetala (two of them, with high cover values of Dryas, have been phytosociologically classified as SeslerioDryadetum octopetalae); b2 is characterized by xerophilous and basophilous Sesleria juncifolia grasslands (Seslerietum apenninae and Leontopodio-Seslerietum juncifoliae releves fall in this sub cluster); and b3 includes dwarf cushion communities with Silene acaulis (Saxifrago-Silenetum cenisiae).