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Epiphytes (Topical Term)

Preferred form: Epiphytes
Used for/see from:
  • Air plants
  • Epiphytic plants
  • Epiphytic vegetation
See also:

Stevenson, S.K. Quantifying arboreal lichens for habitat management, 1993: p. 1 (epiphytes, plants that grow upon other plants without parasitizing them)

The dict. of forestry, c1998 (epiphyte: a plant growing on but not nourished by another plant)

LC database, Dec. 29, 1999 (epiphytes; epiphytic vegetation; epiphytic orchids; epiphytic ferns; epiphytic bryophytes; epiphytic lichens; cryptogamic epiphytes; vascular epiphytes; plants that grow on air; air plants)