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Lesson 9: Biodiversity (Ecosystems & Their Interactions)
Vocabulary for STC-MS Ecosystems & Their Interactions Unit
Terms in this set (15)
The variety of life in a particular area
The total of all populations of living things within an oarea that interact with one another.
A limitation or restriction on a design problem.
Standards or specifications that must be met to ensure a successful design.
An interwoven system of biotic and abiotic factors.
A type of biodiversity that refers to the number of different types of ecosystems found in an area or on Earth.
The variety of genetic material or characteristics in a species.
Index of Diversity (pl. Indices of Diversity)
A measurement that reflects how many differnt types of organisms there are in a particular location.
An area of known size selected at random and used to determine the biodiversity or population sizes in an area.
A group of living organisms that interbreed with one another.
The number of species in a given area.
How close in number different species in the same area are.
The number of species in a given area; it does not take into account the number of individuals of each species or their distribution.
A path, or straight line, along which a count is done to determine biodiversity in an area.
A type of forest in the tropics with high annual precipitation rates and rich biodiversity.
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