macrohabitat

noun
mac·​ro·​habitat | \ ¦makrō+ \

Definition of macrohabitat

: a habitat of sufficient extent to present considerable variation of environment, contain varied ecological niches, and support a large and usually complex flora and fauna

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History and Etymology for macrohabitat

macr- + habitat

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“Macrohabitat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/macrohabitat. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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