microphyll


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microphyll

a tiny ‘leaf with no vascular tissues that is found in certain mosses.
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Extremely dry tropical bixeric climate: It is observed in the coastal strip (zone of wetlands and semi-deciduous microphyll forest) east of the bay of Santiago de Cuba.
This forest type is part of the semi-deciduous microphyll forest.
38 followed by microphylls, nanophylls and mesophyll.
It was followed by microphylls and nanophylls having the contribution of 18.
Relative importance values of plants associated with antelope jackrabbit sign and observations in the Central Gulf Coast subdivision of Sonoran Desertscrub (xeric microphyll shrub) were: brittlebush Encelia farinosa (55.
This microphyll semi-deciduous forest was altered by intense selective logging, which has changed its structure, yet maintains its floristic composition.
A microphyll semi-deciduous forest with many sclerophyllous species locally presents in stressful environmental conditions, caused by a poor soil development and / or a marked water deficit, often with accentuated wind affection (BORHIDI, 1996).
Corticolous bryophytes in microphyll fern forests of south-east Queensland: distribution on Antarctic beech (Nothofagus moorei).
compound, imparipinnate leaves, asymmetric ovate microphyll leaflets
Plants erect or creeping, not mat forming; microphylls with 1-2 rows of transparent.
4 sq in (26 and 225 sq mm); microphylls are leaves between 0.
There is also a tendency to reduce leaf size: small leaves, microphylls, which are rare in tropical rainforests become more common as rainfall decreases.