Data about <i>Anaxyrus punctatus</i>
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Life History and Behavior
Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems
Glossary for Anaxyrus punctatus
- Relatively narrow, deep depression with steep sides, the bottom of which generally has a continuous slope.
- Clutch/brood/litter size
- Single birth offspring quantity. The proportion or number of offspring produced from a single pregnancy (mammals) or ovulation (fish) or nesting (birds).
- Conservation status
- A deep fissure in snow or ice.
- A region rendered barren or partially barren by environmental extremes, especially by low rainfall.
- Freshwater habitat
- A habitat that is in or on a body of water containing low concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (<0.5 grams dissolved salts per litre).
- An area in which grasses (Graminae) are a significant component of the vegetation.
- Grassland biome
- A grassland biome is a terrestrial biome which includes, across its entire spatial extent, an unbroken layer of grasses (Gramineae), sedges (Cyperaceae) or rushes (Juncaceae).
- A category or description of the habitat in which the Event occurred.
- The natural environment in which an organism lives, or the physical environment that surrounds (influences and is utilized by) a species population.
- Habitat. (2013, August 9). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 19:01, August 14, 2013, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Habitat&oldid=567783959
- Least concern
- A taxon is Least Concern when it has been evaluated against the criteria and does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered, Vulnerable or Near Threatened. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
- Onset of fertility
- The age at which an organism develops the ability to produce live offspring.
- Population trend
- A long and narrow upland with steep sides.
- A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
- A point where groundwater or steam flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the ground surface or where there is a fissure.
- Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
- Stream valley
- A valley that contains, and has been formed by, a stream.
- Subterrestrial habitat
- A habitat that is below the surface of the earth.
- Terrestrial habitat
- A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.
- Total life span
- The full period of time from birth to death of an organism.
- Land having a cover of trees, shrubs, or both.
- Woodland biome
- A woodland biome is a terrestrial biome which includes, across its entire spatial extent, woody plants spaced sufficiently far apart to allow light penetration to support communities of herbaceous plants or shrubs living closer to the woodland floor.
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