xanthic


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Related to xanthic: xanthic acid

xanthic

(ˈzænθɪk)
adj
1. (Chemistry) of, containing, or derived from xanthic acid
2. (Botany) botany rare having a yellow colour
Translations

xan·thic

a. amarillento-a, rel. a la xantina.
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In Nova Olinda do Norte, the dominant vegetation is classified as evergreen lowland tropical moist forest and the predominant soils are Xanthic Ferralsols (allic yellow latosol in the Brazilian system), which are heavily weathered, acidic, and very poor in nutrients such as P, Ca, and K.
Charcoal and smoke extract stimulate the soil microbial community in a highly weathered xanthic Ferralsol.
Ferralsols are the predominant soil type, in which Xanthic Ferralsols dominate the 1 000-1 800 m altitudinal zones, and Rhodic Ferralsols are dominant below 1 000 m altitudinal zones (Tran 1991, Vo et al.
2] area containing Xanthic and Eutrophic Oxisols with 10% declivity located in Northern Rio de Janeiro State (21[degrees]42'33" S and 41[degrees]20'23" W; 12 m of altitude), Brazil.
The saltwater fish is believed to be an Xanthic Undulate Trigger (Balistapus undulates) that was recently collected in Lombok Strait, a strait connecting the Java Sea to the Indian Ocean.
This communication reports the discovery and temporal persistence of naturally occurring xanthic (yellow) variants of the endangered twoline pupfish Cyprinodon bifasciatus, one of two pupfishes endemic to the Cuatro Cienegas basin, Mexico (Miller, 1968; Carson, 2009a, b).
Photos of freshly collected specimens from Thailand indicates that specimens with broad bands on the body and faint or no cheek dark marks are the xanthic form.
2001) found that for a highly aggregated Xanthic Ferralsol in the central Amazon, the amount of organic C had no effect on aggregation.
It contains a synergistic combination of organic silicon and a xanthic base (similar to the caffeine and theophylline found in green tea) that activates lipolysis by increasing cAMP and prevents further fat storage by inhibiting lipoprotein lipase.
The paratype collection represents a xanthic color form with the "perianth white" and the "inflorescence golden yellow" (
This silver-grey chi, better known as goldfish, Carassius auratus, occasionally appeared as a xanthic form.
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