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Biodiversity S.I.O

By Bryce 9D

Interspecies competition Image result for interspecies competition definition Interspecific competition, in ecology, is a form of competition in which individuals of different species compete for the same resource in an ecosystem (e.g. food or living space).
Symbiosis interaction between two different organisms living in close physical association, typically to the advantage of both.
Niche a shallow recess, especially one in a wall to display a statue or other ornament.
Variability Variability also refers to the extent to which these data points differ from each other. There are four commonly used measures of variability: range, mean, variance and standard deviation.
Genus a principal taxonomic category that ranks above species and below family, and is denoted by a capitalized
Commensalism an association between two organisms in which one benefits and the other derives neither benefit nor harm.
Species a group of living organisms consisting of similar individuals capable of exchanging genes or interbreeding.
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 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 it means the The number and variety of species found within a specified geographic region.
Mutualism symbiosis that is beneficial to both organisms involved.
Resource partitioning when species divide a niche to avoid competition for resources, it is called resource partitioning.
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