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Ecology The study of the interactions of living organisms with one another and their enviroment.
Biotic Factor An enviromental factor that is associated with or results from the activities of living organisms.
Abiotic factor An enviromental factor that is not associated with the activites of living organisms
Population A group of oirganisms of the same species that live in a specific geographical area.
Species A group of organisms that are closely related and can mate to produce fertile offspring.
Community All of the population of species that live in the same habitat and interact with each other.
Ecosystem A community of organisms and their abiotic, or nonliving enviroment.
Habitat The place where an organism usally lives.
Niche The role of a species in its community, including use of its habitat and ots relationship with other species.
Producer An organism that can make its own food by using energy from its surroundings.
Decomposer An organism that gets energy by breaking down the remains or animals wastes and consuming or absorbing the nutrients.
Consumer An organism that eats other organisms or organic matter.
Herbivore An organism that eats only plants.
Carnivor An organism that eats animals.
Omnivore An organism that eats both plants and animals.
Food Chain The pathway of energy transfer through various stages as a result of the feeding patterns of a series of organisms.
Food Web A diagram that shows the feeding relationship between organisms in an ecosystem.
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