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soil fauna
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Microscopic and macroscopic soil animals (mice, mites, nematodes, earthworms etc.), and some protozoans that spend at least part of their life in the soil.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/59977.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/59977
Used For
soil mesofauna
soil microfauna
Broader Term
fauna
soil biota
Narrower Term
soil invertebrates
soil protozoa
Related Term
Isoptera
Protozoa
soil ecosystems
soil microorganisms
soil respiration
Spanish
fauna del suelo
Term Number
59977