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post-climax

post-climax In the monoclimax model of climax vegetation development, the term given to communities differing from the climatic climax because of having cooler and/or moister conditions than are characteristic of the regional climate. Such conditions occur typically at higher elevations, especially on the windward slopes of mountain ranges. See also CLIMAX THEORY; compare PRE-CLIMAX.

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post-climax

post-climax In the mono-climax model of climax vegetation development, communities differing from the climatic climax, owing to cooler and/or moister conditions than are characteristic of the regional climate. Such conditions occur typically at higher elevations, especially on the windward slopes of mountain ranges. See also climax theory; compare pre-climax.

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"post-climax." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Retrieved August 19, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/post-climax