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endolithic

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Ecology and Conservation.

Growing within stone, as do the thalli of certain lichens. Some desert lichens and protists avoid desiccation by living beneath the surface of a rock.

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endolithic

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Ecology and Conservation.

Growing within stone, as do the thalli of certain lichens. Some desert lichens and protists avoid desiccation by living beneath the surface of a rock.

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endolithic

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 27 words.

Growing within or between stones (e.g. the thalli of certain *lichens). Some desert lichens and *protists avoid

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endolithic

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 30 words.

Growing within or between stones (e.g. the thalli of certain *lichens). Some desert lichens and *protists avoid desiccation by living beneath the surface of a rock....

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endolithic

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 16 words.

Applied to organisms that grow within or between stones (e.g. the thalli of certain *lichens).

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endolithic

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 16 words.

Applied to organisms that grow within or between stones (e.g. the thalli of certain *lichens).

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endolithic

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 26 words.

Growing within stone, as do the thalli of certain lichens. Some desert lichens and protists avoid desiccation by living beneath

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endolithic

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 26 words.

Growing within stone, as do the thalli of certain lichens. Some desert lichens and protists avoid desiccation by living beneath the surface of a rock....

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endolithic

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 28 words.

Growing within stone, as do the thalli of certain lichens. Some desert *lichens and *protists avoid desiccation by living beneath the surface of a rock....

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endolithic

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 4 words.

Growing between stones.

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endolithic

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 4 words.

Growing between stones.

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Exploring the physiological state of continental Antarctic endolithic microorganisms by microscopy

Asunción de los Ríos, Jacek Wierzchos, Leopoldo G. Sancho and Carmen Ascaso.

in FEMS Microbiology Ecology

November 2004; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. 4490 words.

Abstract

In this microscopy study, we show that microorganisms comprising many endolithic communities of the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica appear in...

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Ultrastructural and genetic characteristics of endolithic cyanobacterial biofilms colonizing Antarctic granite rocks

Asunción De Los Ríos, Martin Grube, Leopoldo G. Sancho and Carmen Ascaso.

in FEMS Microbiology Ecology

February 2007; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. 5198 words.

The precise identification of the cyanobacteria that comprise an endolithic biofilm is hindered by difficulties in culturing the organisms found in these biofilms and a lack of previous...

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Endolithic photosynthetic communities within ancient and recent travertine deposits in Yellowstone National Park

Tracy B. Norris and Richard W. Castenholz.

in FEMS Microbiology Ecology

September 2006; p ublished online May 2006 .

Journal Article. 7451 words.

Abstract

Molecular and culture based methods were used to survey endolithic, photosynthetic communities from hot spring-formed travertine rocks of various...

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lithophyte

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

A plant that grows on a rock surface. See also endolithic and petrophyllous. Compare chomophyte.

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lithophyte

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 16 words.

A plant that grows on a rock surface. See also endolithic and petrophyllous. Compare chomophyte.

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lithophyte

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 16 words.

A plant that grows on a rock surface. See also endolithic and petrophilous. Compare chomophyte.

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lithophyte

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 15 words.

A plant that grows on a rock surface. See also endolithic; petrophilous. Compare chomophyte.

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chomophyte

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

A plant that grows on a rock ledge or within a rock fissure. See also endolithic and petrophyllous. Compare lithophyte.

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chomophyte

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 21 words.

A plant that grows on a rock ledge or within a rock fissure. See also endolithic and petrophyllous. Compare

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chomophyte

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 21 words.

A plant that grows on a rock ledge or within a rock fissure. See also endolithic and petrophilous. Compare lithophyte...

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