gallery forest


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gallery forest

n
(Physical Geography) a stretch of forest along a river in an area of otherwise open country
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TABLE 1: Descriptive statistics for litterfall data collected from December 2011 to November 2012 in the gallery forest, Ipameri--GO, Brazil.
In this context, the present study aimed to analyze and compare the floristic composition and the phytosociological structure of tree species of the gallery forest in the microbasins of the streams Mutum and Serrote, Taquarucu Grande Sub-basin, Tocantins State.
It is composed of a mosaic of different habitat types, ranging from open grassland and savanna-like vegetation (this is known as Cerrado sensu stricto, or Cerrado ss.) to woodland (gallery forest) (Oliveira-Filho & Ratter 2002).
Abstract: This study aimed to identify the Hemerobiidae (Neuroptera) associated to Brazilian savannah and gallery forest, in Minas Gerais State, Brazil.
Abundance and frugivory of the Toco toucan (Ramphastos toco) in a gallery Forest in Brazil's Pantanal.
Bush and Van Auken (1984) also determined that sugarberry had greatest importance values and highest density of trees in a gallery forest on the floodplain of the San Antonio River.
They became fully diverged within the western region during the Pleistocene (2.5 million to 11,000 years ago) under the influence of ancient Sunda River systems that had produced gallery forest corridors which functioned as safe havens for the bats as the climate and geography around them changed.
Both included net sites in willow swamp, ash and shrub savanna, and gallery forest. The willow net sites were not accessible during the spring migration seasons due to high water.
We can't prove it but it's probably important because in that case, primates had to live near closed environments like gallery forest," the BBC quoted him as saying.