clitochory (s) (noun)
, clitochories (pl)
cryochore (s) (noun)
, cryiochores (pl)
Those regions of the earth’s surface perpetually covered by snow.
cryochory (s) (noun)
, cryochories (pl)
crystallochore (s) (noun)
, crystallochores (pl)
Dispersed by the movement of glaciers.
crystallochory (s) (noun)
, crystallochories (pl)
, more crystallochrous, most crystallochrous
cyclochore (s) (noun)
, cclochores (pl)
Distribution of seeds by wind blowing and tumbling the fruiting stages of plants.
, more cyclochorous, most cyclochorous
cyclochory (s) (noun)
, cyclochories (pl)
dendrochore (s) (noun)
, dendrochores (pl)
That part of the earth's surface covered by trees.
, more dendrochoric, most dendrochoric
dendrochory (s) (noun)
, dendrochories (pl)
, more diplochoric, most diplochoric
Descriptive of using two actions to accomplish the spread of seeds: A diplochoric method can involve natural animal and wind dispersals or an agricultural planting by hand or farming equipment.
diplochory (s) (noun)
, diplochories (pl)
A scattering or sowing of seeds involving two or more processes: A diplochory takes place when a bird eats a fruit and disperses seeds in it's droppings and then these are carried away later by insects.
endozoochore (s) (noun)
Dispersal by the agency of animals, typically and especially after passage of non-digestable fruits or seeds through their intestines.