Sentence Examples with the word Intertropical

In intertropical regions lichens attain their maximum development (and beauty) in the foliaceous Stictei and Parmeliei, while they are especially characterized by epiphyllous species, as Strigula, and by many peculiar corticole Thelotremei, Graphidei and Pyrenocarpei.

Later, he spent long periods on the intertropical coasts of Africa and America, and again among the snows of Spitzbergen.

Of these the northern or intertropical portion contains 1,145,000 sq.