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a god of fields and shipherds, diddering little from the satyr. The fauns are usually represented as half goat and half man. Satyr or faun, or sylvan. (Milton)

Origin: L. Faunus, fr. Favere to be favorable. See favor.

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Holdridge life zone system

... in his system. For example what is the difference between dry and rain tundra? Is it just the humidity of is there a change in vegetation and faun as well? Is there anyone here that can explain the system to me in greater detail or point me to an article that includes the definitions? Thanks ...

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by Arnoldw
Mon Jul 04, 2011 8:58 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Holdridge life zone system
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