ombrogenic


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ombrogenic

or

ombrogenous

(of peat bogs) dependent upon rainfall.
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One of the most thorough investigators of biodiversity in these Sphagnum bogs, focused mainly on Tierra de Fuego (Auer, 1965), identified three different types: progressive Sphagnum bogs, (ombrogenic) Sphagnum bogs, and regressive Sphagnum bogs, which were also related to a gradient of higher to lower precipitation respectively (see also Roig, 2004).