Skip to main content
Select Source:

over-representation

over-representation In palynology, the presence in considerable abundance of immediately local pollen which tends to obscure the general pattern of changes in the regional pollen-rain record (e.g. the predominance of pollen from copious pollen producers, such as Pinus species, and from bog plants at a peat bog site).

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"over-representation." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Encyclopedia.com. 22 Aug. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"over-representation." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Encyclopedia.com. (August 22, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/over-representation

"over-representation." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Retrieved August 22, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/over-representation

over-representation

over-representation In palynology, the presence in considerable abundance of immediately local pollen which tends to obscure the general pattern of changes in the regional pollen rain record, e.g. the predominance of pollen from bog plants at a peat bog site.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"over-representation." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Encyclopedia.com. 22 Aug. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"over-representation." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Encyclopedia.com. (August 22, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/over-representation-0

"over-representation." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Retrieved August 22, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/over-representation-0