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Biodiversity S 1.0

Interspecies competition In which individuals of different species compete for the same resource in an ecosystem
Symbiosis Interaction between 2 species
Niche a shallow recess, especially one in a wall to display a statue or other ornament.
Variability also refers to the extent to which these data points differ from each other.
Genus a principal taxonomic category that ranks above species and below family,
Commensalism an association between two organisms in which one benefits and the other derives neither benefit nor harm.
Species is often defined as the largest group of organisms
Community a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common.
Ecosystem a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment.
Parasitism is a relationship between two things in which one of them (the parasite) benefits from or lives off of the other, like fleas on your dog.
Population all the inhabitants of a particular town, area, or country.
Biological diversity means the variability among living organisms from all sources including, inter alia, terrestrial, marine and other aquatic ecosystems and the ecological complexes of which they are part
Mutualism the doctrine that mutual dependence is necessary to social well-being.
Resource partitioning So, when species divide a niche to avoid competition for resources, it is called resource partitioning.
Created by: Tyler Jack