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flo·rist·ics

 (flô-rĭs′tĭks, flō-)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of the number, distribution, and relationships of plant species in one or more areas.
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floristics

(flɒˈrɪstɪks)
n
(Botany) (functioning as singular) the branch of botany concerned with the types, numbers, and distribution of plant species in a particular area
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Although many biotic and abiotic factors can influence the structure of bird communities, vegetation characteristics, including vertical structure (MacArthur and MacArthur, 1961; Fleishman et al., 2003), horizontal patchiness (Roth, 1976; Kotliar and Wiens, 1990), and floristics (Rice et al., 1984; Strong and Bock, 1990) have been recognized consistently as key structural determinants of terrestrial bird communities (James, 1971; Wiens, 1989).
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