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Descriptor in English: Tundra
Descriptor in Spanish: Tundra
Descriptor in Portuguese: Tundra
Descriptor in French: Toundra
Entry term(s): Alpine Tundra
Alpine Tundras
Antarctic Tundra
Antarctic Tundras
Arctic Tundra
Arctic Tundras
Tundra, Alpine
Tundra, Antarctic
Tundra, Arctic
Tundras
Tundras, Alpine
Tundras, Antarctic
Tundras, Arctic
Tree number(s): G16.500.275.157.718
N06.230.124.531
Scope note: An ecosystem dominated by grasses, lichens, mosses, sedges and shrubs in cold landscapes or at high elevations where a layer of the ground remains perennially frozen (PERMAFROST).
History Note: 2015
DeCS UI: 55756
Descriptor UI: D065929
Date Established: 2015/01/01
Date of Entry: 2014/06/26
Revision Date: 2015/06/18
Tundra - Preferred
Concept UI M0591816
Scope note An ecosystem dominated by grasses, lichens, mosses, sedges and shrubs in cold landscapes or at high elevations where a layer of the ground remains perennially frozen (PERMAFROST).
Preferred term Tundra
Entry term(s) Tundras
Arctic Tundra - Narrower
Concept UI M0591859
Preferred term Arctic Tundra
Entry term(s) Arctic Tundras
Tundra, Arctic
Tundras, Arctic
Alpine Tundra - Narrower
Concept UI M0591858
Preferred term Alpine Tundra
Entry term(s) Alpine Tundras
Tundra, Alpine
Tundras, Alpine
Antarctic Tundra - Narrower
Concept UI M0591857
Preferred term Antarctic Tundra
Entry term(s) Antarctic Tundras
Tundra, Antarctic
Tundras, Antarctic



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