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subalpine

[¦səb′al‚pīn]
(ecology)
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Zhong (2009) Factors influencing the distribution and growth of dwarf bamboo, Fargesia nitida, in a subalpine forest in Wolong nature Reserve, southwest China.
In general, samples from acidophilous, ravine and calcicolous beech forests and subalpine calcareous grasslands were placed at the negative side of the axis 1, while samples from pseudomaquis communities and thermophilous beech forests were mostly at the positive part.
Because elevation at the camps ranged from approximately 7,000 feet to just above 10,000 feet, we experienced several plant communities, including elements of the yellow pine forest, lodge-pole-red fir belt, and subalpine forest.
Zhang and Cai (2011) estimated moisture gradients during high-temperature drying of subalpine fir (Abies lasiocarpa) through microscopic analysis.
This experiment was conducted to examine effects of temperature on soil net mineralisation in two contrasting subalpine forest ecosystems on the eastern Tibetan Plateau.
The coniferous forest grows up to about 500-600 m above sea level, where it is replaced by a subalpine belt of mountain birch (Betula pubes cens subsp.
Holmgren (Orobanchaceae) (Christ's Indian paintbrush) is a rare endemic species known from a single 80 hectare population in the subalpine zone of Mt.
Finding a rest on a steep hillside with grass and subalpine fir is a challenge when you want to dial-in on a trophy mule deer buck.
The climate of the studied area differs temperate to subalpine and alpine type at various altitudes.
in our study, we compared species composition, density, and movement patterns within and along a powerline right-of-way to that of an undisturbed subalpine coniferous forest in the southern Rocky Mountains.
Montane Ocotea forests occur on the wet southern slope, Cassipourea and Juniperus forests grow on the dry northern slope, and subalpine Erica forests at 13,451 feet represent the highest elevation of cloud forests in Africa.