ecoregion

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ecoregion

(ˈiːkəʊˌriːdʒən)
n
(Physical Geography) an area defined by its environmental conditions, esp climate, landforms, and soil characteristics
Translations
écorégion
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Feeding habits of Liolaemus cuyanus (Iguania: Liolaemidae) from the Monte Biogeographic Province of San Juan, Argentina.
Biogeographic province (Appendix 1) was determined for the eight Channel Islands by biogeographic assessment of benthic fish assemblages studied during the 2003-04 CRANE survey (Tenera 2006).
The Argentinean marine biogeographic province (Briggs and Bowen, 2012) is characterized by the encounter between the warm, southward-flowing Brazilian Current, and the cold, northward flow, of the Malvinas Current (Figueroa et al.
Easter and Salas y Gomez islands share a significant number of species of birds while fewer species are shared between Salas y Gomez and Desventuradas islands, supporting the hypothesis that Desventuradas Islands belong to a different biogeographic province and that the waters surrounding Easter and Salas y Gomez islands can be considered a single biogeographic province.
This species has been collected on the GM Biogeographic Province, from south Tamaulipas to the State of Hidalgo lowlands (Fig.
The marine Ichtyofauna of the Jaguel Formation from north Patagonia evidences a Strong relationship with coeval ichtyofauna from Brazil, Caribbean, North Africa and Madagascar, showing a clear distinction with selachian faunas from the Weddelian biogeographic Province.
Only known from the type locality, in the southernmost part of the Cerrado Biogeographic Province (SE Brazil).
This life-history pattern, in which fish begin their first year in the Carolinian biogeographic province, are dispersed to the Virginian province, and return to the Carolinian province before their first winter, has been demonstrated for only one other western North Atlantic finfish species: bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix).
Medium environmental suitability was calculated in the south-central Mexican Plateau, south of Tamaulipeca, across adjacent areas of Sierra Madre Occidental and the Mexican Pacific Coast, across Sierra Madre Oriental, the eastern Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt, across Sierra Madre del Sur, and Chiapas biogeographic province.
This locality is in the Pampeana biogeographic province according to Cabrera and Willink (1973).