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Descriptor English: Grassland
Descriptor Spanish: Pradera
Descriptor pradera
Entry term(s) estepa
praderas
prados
sabana
Scope note: Ecosistema dominado por hierbas (POACEAE) con unos pocos árboles o arbustos. (MeSH/DeCS) Sabana: Región semiárida (cociente de aridez de 1 sobre 7) formada por llanuras salpicadas por arbustos y árboles. Las hierbas características son altas y de crecimiento rápido y entran en estado latente durante e inmediatamente después de la corta estación húmeda. Durante el resto del año son marrones y secas y especialmente propensas a sufrir incendios extensos. (Traducción libre del original: Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990)
Descriptor Portuguese: Pradaria
Descriptor French: Prairie
Entry term(s): Grasslands
Meadow
Meadows
Prairie
Prairies
Savanna
Savannas
Steppe
Steppes
Tree number(s): G16.500.275.157.531
N06.230.124.390
SP8.473.654.482.182
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D065948
Scope note: An ecosystem dominated by grasses (POACEAE) with few trees or shrubs.
Previous Indexing: Ecosystem (1994-2014)
Poaceae (1964-2014)
Public MeSH Note: 2015
History Note: 2015
Related: Pasture DeCS
Semi-Arid Zone DeCS
DeCS ID: 35107
Unique ID: D065948
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2015/01/01
Date of Entry: 2014/06/26
Revision Date: 2014/06/13
Grassland - Preferred
Concept UI M0591881
Scope note An ecosystem dominated by grasses (POACEAE) with few trees or shrubs.
Preferred term Grassland
Entry term(s) Grasslands
Meadow
Meadows
Prairie
Prairies
Savanna
Savannas
Steppe
Steppes



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