Definition of palaeoecological in English:

palaeoecological

adjective

  • See palaeoecology

    • ‘These factors combine to make lacustrine sediments amenable to very high-resolution paleoenvironmental and paleoecological reconstruction.’
    • ‘In addition, palaeoecological and historical research has demonstrated the presence of forests in arid zones of the Mediterranean area in historical times.’
    • ‘Species occurrence frequencies in paleoecological data identified ecologically persistent species and may be useful for delimiting local species pools.’
    • ‘Future exploration and quantification of the appendicular skeleton is necessary to complete the paleobiological and paleoecological picture of these giant herbivores.’
    • ‘Given the significance of neoplagiaulacid multituberculates in biogeographic and paleoecological reconstructions, a detailed systematic revision of the group would undoubtedly clarify many of these issues.’

Pronunciation

palaeoecological

/ˌpeɪlɪəʊɪkəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l//ˌpalɪəʊɪkəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/