Definición de faciation en inglés

faciation

Pronunciación /ˌfeɪsɪˈeɪʃən/

nombre

Ecología
  • A division of a climax association containing more than one of the dominant species of the association.

    The differences in species composition of different faciations are often related to climatic or geographic variation over the area of the association.

Origen

1920s; earliest use found in Frederic Edward Clements (1874–1945). From classical Latin faciēs face + -ation.