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ferns, foliar strategy, morphology, PCA, xeric
Bahmanyar (2007)conducted a study on rice paddies in Mazandaran and concluded that continuous rice cropping changes moisture regime change from xeric
to aquic, soil color from brown to grey, surface layer from Mollic to Acric, soil structure from granular to massive, and soil order from Mollisol to Inceptisol .
Communities directly behind the dam will be inundated by water for much of the year, whereas communities in front of the dam will become more xeric
2007), sparingly dissolved calcium (Ca) and magnesium (Mg) carbonates in biochars may also represent a possible C sink if applied to xeric
or aridic soils (Macias and Camps Arbestain 2010).
Although these counties were conterminous, they represented a wide variety of the land-cover types common throughout Florida, from coastal estuaries to xeric
It was a xeric
, mature forest of chestnut oaks (Quereus montana) and scarlet oaks (Q.
However, the xeric
habitat types occupied by tortoises render expected encounters by these two species occasional at best.
The red widow spider, Latrodectus bishopi Kaston or RWS, is restricted to xeric
, fire-maintained sand pine scrub and scrubby flatwoods found on ancient, sandy ridges in Central and Southeastern Florida (Kaston 1938, 1970; McCrone & Levi 1964; McCrone & Stone 1965; Edwards 1994; Carrel 2001; Levi & Levi 2002).
3) found Peromyscus leucopus to be somewhat of a "habitat generalist" because it was collected in diverse riparian settings ranging from woodlands with a lush, thick understory and ground cover to more xeric
ones with sparse groundcover and no understory.
However, desiccation tolerance is reported to be lower in bryophyte species from mesic habitats in comparison to xeric
ones (Robinson et al.
There were patches of open, xeric
vegetation and some stunted trees, typical of the terrain of the Indian tableland or of the Deccan plateau (Champion and Seth 1968).