Subsaline

Sub`sa`line´


a.1.Moderately saline or salt.
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Limnological studies of Lake Sarmiento (Chile): a subsaline lake from Chilean Patagonia.
subulatus, create impressive dense grasslands on subsaline soils saturated with surface or underground water and have usually been assigned to the Juncetea maritimi.
Finally, three Carex divisa-Carex distans dominated releves (Table 7) from subsaline grasslands of the Atalanti wetland should be probably assigned to the Juncetea maritimi (e.
and S., breadth of 3 or 4, and area of about 45 square miles; its elevation is 15,200 feet, and its water subsaline. The longest permanent affluent is that of Gyang and Tsakshang from the N.W., with a length of 25 or 30 miles; that of Karzok on the W.
It must be noted that the first of these lakes is highly charged with salt, and the other two subsaline.
Marginal facies belt along the coastline (tidal flats, hypersaline, and subsaline areas)