cypress swamp
a wetland with cypress trees as the dominant species, usually with areas of permanent water cover (in the southeastern U.S.A.)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • swamp cypress — dvieilis taksodis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Taksodinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Taxodium distichum), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Taxodium distichum angl. bald cypress; bald cypress; cypress; deciduous bald cypress; …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • swamp-cypress — dvieilis taksodis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Taksodinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Taxodium distichum), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Taxodium distichum angl. bald cypress; bald cypress; cypress; deciduous bald cypress; …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • cypress — dvieilis taksodis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Taksodinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Taxodium distichum), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Taxodium distichum angl. bald cypress; bald cypress; cypress; deciduous bald cypress; …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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