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vegetation structure
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The overall morphology and architecture of a plant community, such as the vertical layers of plants of different heights in a agroforestry system, the presence/absence of gaps in the forest canopy, or the horizontal spacing of individual plants.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/68258.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/68258
Used For
physiognomy (vegetation)
Broader Term
plant ecology
Narrower Term
plant strata
row spacing
Related Term
grid maps
plant architecture
plant communities
plant morphology
vegetation types
Spanish
estructura de la vegetación
Term Number
68258