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EARTH SCIENCE > AGRICULTURE > SOILS > MACROFAUNA

Definition:
"Macrobiota" is a general term for the larger soil organisms. Macrofauna, in
particular, refers to burrowing vertebrate animals, but may include larger
insects and earhworms.


Reference:
Adapted from Allaby, Michael. 1998. A Dictionary of Plant Sciences, New York:
Oxford University Press.