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Biomes

Biomes

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Desert cover about 1/5 ofthe
Earth’s surface, andthere’s less than 50 cm/yearof rainfall. Most deserts havea considerable amount ofspecialized vegetation, as wellas specialized vertebrate andinvertebrate animals
deserts
desert
There are two types of rainforests, tropicaland temperate. Tropical rainforests arefound closer to the equator and temperaterainforests are found farther north nearcoastal areas. The majority of commonhouseplants come from the rainforest.
Rain forest
rain forest
 
Biological communities thatare dominated by trees andother woody vegetation.
forest
forest
Tundra is the coldest of allthe biomes. . It is notedfor its frost-moldedlandscapes, extremely lowtemperatures, littleprecipitation, poornutrients, and shortgrowing seasons.
tundra
tundra
 
Grasslands arecharacterized as landsdominated by grassesrather than large shrubsor trees
Grassland
grassland
Water covers about three quarters of our planet.
aquaticaquatic

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