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term defenition
Adaption a change or the process of change by which an organism or species becomes better suited to its environment
Herbivore an animal that feeds on plants
carnivore an animal that feeds on flesh
Omnivore an animal or person that eats of both plant and animal origin
decomposer organisms that break down dead or decaying organisms
prodecer organism that serves as a source of food for other organisms in a food chain
consumer A hetero trophic organism that feeds on other organisms in a food chain
ecosystem A biological community of interactive organisms and the phyiscal environment
biosphere he regions of the surface, atmosphere, and hydrosphere of the earth (or analogous parts of other planets) occupied by living organisms
ecology the branch of biology that deals with the relations of organisms to one another and to their physical surroundings
biome a large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat, e.g., forest or tundra.
habitat he natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other organism
niche the physical environment to which it has become adapted as well as its role as producer and consumer of food resources
population all the organisms of the same group or species, which live in a particular geographical area, and have the capability of interbreeding
community a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristics in common
endoskeletion a skeleton on the inside of the body
exoskeleton a skeleton type thing on the side of there body
mammals any living thing that gives live birth
contour feathers they are the flight feathers
down feathers the feathers a new hatched would have
producer makes its own food
primary consumer eats the producer
secondary consumer eats the primary consumer
tertiary consumer eats everything but doesn't get eaten
food web a list of were the energy goes and who eats what int e food chain

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