Definition of Fauna. Meaning of Fauna. Synonyms of Fauna

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Definition of Fauna

Fauna
Fauna Fau"na, n. [NL.: cf. F. faune. See Faun.] (Zo["o]l.) The animals of any given area or epoch; as, the fauna of America; fossil fauna; recent fauna.

Meaning of Fauna from wikipedia

- Fauna is all of the animal life present in a particular region or time. The corresponding term for plants is flora. Flora, fauna and other forms of life...
- The fauna of Australia consists of a huge variety of animals; some 83% of mammals, 89% of reptiles, 90% of fish and insects and 93% of amphibians that...
- Fauna Hodel (August 1, 1951 – September 30, 2017) was an American author and motivational speaker, who wrote the true-crime memoir One Day She'll Darken:...
- Fauna Europaea is a database of the scientific names and distribution of all living multicellular European land and fresh-water animals. It serves as...
- CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, also known as the Washington Convention) is a multilateral treaty...
- Precinctive seems to have been coined by David Sharp when describing the Hawaiian fauna in 1900: "I use the word precinctive in the sense of 'confined to the area...
- Fauna is a collective term for animal life. Fauna may also refer to: Fauna (deity), an ancient Roman goddess Fauna, Bloemfontein, a suburb of the South...
- Fauna & Flora International (FFI), formerly the Fauna and Flora Preservation Society, is an international conservation charity and non-governmental organization...
- flora and fauna. As a result, the South West region of the state has a higher concentration of rare, threatened or endangered flora and fauna than many...
- links to the Seyc****es and Madagascar chain of islands. The Cretaceous fauna include reptiles, amphibians and fishes and an extant species demonstrating...
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