Data about Cheiromeles
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Glossary for Cheiromeles
- body mass
- The amount of matter in the body of an organism.
- forelimb length
- The distance from point to point along the longest axis of the anterior/superior jointed appendages used for locomotion or grasping.
- An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
- A category or description of the habitat in which the Event occurred.
- nest of bird
- A bird nest is the spot in which a bird lays and incubates its eggs and raises its young.
- paddy field
- A flooded parcel of arable land used for growing rice and other semiaquatic crops.
- The part of an elevation or depression between the relatively flat surrounding area and the peak of a mount or the bottom of a depression.
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