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  • potential evapotranspiration rate in geographic range
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/PETinRange
    • Definition: Monthly PET (Potential Evapotranspiration Rate) within the geographic range of a taxon. Evapotranspiration (ET) is the sum of evaporation and plant transpiration from the Earth's land surface to atmosphere. Potential evapotranspiration (PET) is a representation of the environmental demand for evapotranspiration and represents the evapotranspiration rate of a short green crop, completely shading the ground, of uniform height and with adequate water status in the soil profile. It is a reflection of the energy available to evaporate water, and of the wind available to transport the water vapour from the ground up into the lower atmosphere.
    • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Evapotranspiration&oldid=575637212
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    1225.46 millimeters per month
    (mean)