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ECOLOGY FLASHCARD CHALLENGE
This is my ecology vocabulary.
Terms in this set (22)
a set of ecosystems characterized by very similar climates and certain types of plant and animal communities
associated with life or living organisms
an organism that eats animals
a relationship between two organisms in which one organism benefits and the other is unaffected
an organism that eats other organisms or organic matter instead of producing its own nutrients or obtaining nutrients from inorganic sources
an organism that feeds by breaking down organic matter from dead organisms (such as bacteria and fungi)
the pathway of energy transfer from one organism when it eats another organism.
a diagram that shows the feeding relationships among several food chains in an ecosystem
an organism that eats only plants
a relationship between two species in which both species benefit
a relationship between two species in which one species, the parasite, benefits from the other species, the host, which is harmed
an animal that feeds on plants for energy, 1st level of an energy pyramid
a photosynthetic autotroph that makes the energy at the bottom of the food chain.
a carnivore that feeds only upon herbivores for energy
a carnivore at the top level of the food chain that feeds on other carnivores who are secondary consumers.
This triangular model shows the amount of energy that is available to organisms at each trophic level
Pyramid of Energy
An organism that can create it's own chemical energy from the sun.
An organism that must get energy from consuming other organisms
when an organism leaves a population
when organisms move into a population
Temporary movement of organisms according to the season
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