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- adj. Of, pertaining to, or thriving in marshy habitats.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of, pertaining to, or living in, a marsh or swamp; marshy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as paludal.
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However emergent palustrine wetlands within this ecoregion are the most threatened type along the Gulf Coast.
Wetland habitats include freshwater marsh, salt marsh, riverine, lacustrine, palustrine, open bay and the Gulf of Mexico.
Most of the existing wetlands are freshwater, coniferous scrub/shrub wetlands, with small palustrine forested wetland complexes as well as Atlantic White Cedar wetland complexes.
They develop on lacustrine-palustrine surfaces characterized by the presence of lacustrine materials, derived from differential accumulation as well as biogenic deposits coming from the remains of the mangrove swamp itself or other similar ecosystems like the swamp grasslands.
A limited amount of palustrine forested wetlands occur at the head of the numerous tidal creek tributaries to the St. Jones River.
Kalimantan's waters are mainly palustrine and riverine.