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Definition of the noun Epilithon
What does Epilithon mean as a name of something?
Epilithon is a genus of Hapalidiaceae, described by Heydrich in 1897.
- synonym: genus Epilithon
- kingdom: Plantae
- phylum: Rhodophyta
- class: Florideophyceae
- order: Corallinales
- family: Hapalidiaceae
- genus: Melobesia
Epilithon is a genus of Hapalidiaceae.
Phrases with Epilithon
Phrases starting with the word Epilithon:
- Epilithon Pustulatum
- Epilithon Rosanoffii
- Epilithon Vallentinae
- Epilithon Corticiforme
- Epilithon membranaceum
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Other phrases containing the word Epilithon:
- Species Epilithon Pustulatum
- Species Epilithon Rosanoffii
- Species Epilithon Vallentinae
- Species Epilithon Corticiforme
- species Epilithon membranaceum
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Methods in Stream Ecology (2017)
Volume 1: Ecosystem Structure by F. Richard Hauer, Gary A. Lamberti
Epilithon is the name given to benthic algae growing on rocks, epiphyton grows on plants (including filamentous algae), epidendron grows on woods, epipelon grows on fine sediments, epipsammon grows on sand, and epizoon grows on ...
by J.C. Fry, M.J. Day
Rationale for our studies The epilithon is a rich and complex environment" (Figure 1). It is the community of organisms ...
Epilithon An epilithon is the community of organisms within the slimy layer that develops on the surfaces of stones in aquatic habitats (Fry and Day, 1990). Rochelle et al. (1988) reported an identical 7.8-kb nonconjugative mercury- resistance ...
by Scott Elias, Cary Mock
Benthic diatomsare oftenvery diverse andcan live either freeonor inthe sediments , orattached tothe substratum, for example, rocks (epilithon), sand grains ( epipsammon), andplants (epiphyton). Diatoms living onsoft sediments (epipelon) ...
River epilithon: toward a structural-functional model. Oikus 49, lO-ZZ. biofouling Unwanted accumulation of BIOTA on water~covered surfaces ...
by Peter P. Calow
stones and rocks (epilithon), ...
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Ecosystems 3: David Reznick shows an epilithon sampler
Scrabble value of E1P3I1L1I1T1H4O1N1
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