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Ecosystems > Biosphere > Biomes
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BROADER CONCEPT
RELATED CONCEPTS
ALTERNATIVE LABEL
  • Ecological regions

SCOPE NOTE
  • The largest land community region, e.g. tundra, savannah, grassland, desert, forest. Each biome may contain several ecosystems.

BELONGS TO GROUP
IN OTHER LANGUAGES
Biome

French

Région écologique
Биомы

Russian

Экологические регионы
Bioma

Spanish

Región ecológica
URI http://vocabularies.unesco.org/thesaurus/concept4050
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