hydrosere


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Related to hydrosere: Halosere, xerosere, Psammosere

hydrosere

a plant succession originating in water.
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Whether red maple is truly the ultimate edaphic climax species for the peatland hydrosere of the region is uncertain.
While there is much controversy about the nature and existence of a classic hydrosere in northern peatland (Winkler, 1988; Klinger, 1996; and others), lake-fill peatlands in Indiana appear to follow a classic successional development from open water to lowland forest.