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Xerophytes

Plants adapted to low water conditions.

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Hydrophytes

Plants adapted to water-logged soil.

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Halophytes

Plants adapted to high salinity soil.

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Homeotherms

Organisms that maintain a stable internal body temp. They can colonies a wider range of environments than Poikilotherms.

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Poikilotherms

Organisms whose internal temp varies a lot.

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Adaptations

Morphological, physiological and behavioral characteristics that make n individual suited to its environment and way of living.