microecology

microecology

[mahy-kroh-i-kol-uh-jee]
noun
the ecology of a microhabitat.

Origin:
1960–65; micro- + ecology

microecological [mahy-kroh-ek-uh-loj-i-kuhl, -ee-kuh-] , adjective
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