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(vī-var'ē-ŭm, -ă),
Quarters in which animals are housed, particularly animals used in medical research.
[L. vivarius, pertaining to living creatures]
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Those species that were seeded frequently, yet present infrequently ("ineffectively seeded") includes a mixture of eight native grasses and forbs: Andropogon scoparius, Achillea millefolium, Agropyron riparium, Agropyron caninum, Ratibida columnifera, Bouteloua graeilis, Sporobulus eryptandrus, and Festuca ovina.
0 0 0 1 0 Rhizoclonium riparium (Roth) Kiitzing ex Harvey 1 1 1 1 1 Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge 0 0 0 1 0 Rhodomela confervoides (Hudson) P.
The bryophyte community is characterized by calcicolous species such as Amblystegium riparium and Fissidens adianthoides.