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An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
biosphere
global ecology
landscape
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ecology
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biosphere
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An introduction to Ecology and the biosphere
interaction between organism and non l…
all the organism that are part of the…
studies how an organism structure phys…
Focuses on factors affecting how many…
ecology
Biota
Organismal Ecology
Population genetic.
interaction between organism and non l…
ecology
all the organism that are part of the…
Biota
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An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
levels of ecology
biomes
ecotone
terrestrial biomes
organismal, population, community, ecosystem, landscape, global
major life zones characterized by vegetation type or physical…
the area of intergradation
-can be characterized by distribution, precipitation, tempera…
levels of ecology
organismal, population, community, ecosystem, landscape, global
biomes
major life zones characterized by vegetation type or physical…
38 terms
An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
biotic factors
abiotic factors
habitat
scientific study of the interactions between organisms and th…
all of the organisms in the area and the living component of…
the environment's nonliving component and include chemical an…
specific environment it lives in and the biotic and abiotic f…
ecology
scientific study of the interactions between organisms and th…
biotic factors
all of the organisms in the area and the living component of…
54 terms
An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
biosphere
global ecology
landscape
the study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
the entire portion of earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
the study of the functioning and distribution of organisms ac…
an area containing several different ecosystems linked by exc…
ecology
the study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
biosphere
the entire portion of earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
256 terms
An Introduction to Ecology + the Biosphere
Species
Genus
Vertebrates
Pathogen
Population/group of populations whose members can interbreed…
A taxonomic category above species level, first word of a spe…
An animal with vertebrae (the series of bones that make up th…
An organism/virus that causes disease
Species
Population/group of populations whose members can interbreed…
Genus
A taxonomic category above species level, first word of a spe…
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An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
organismal ecology
population
population ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
the level of ecology that studies how an organism's structure…
a group of individuals of the same species living in an area
the level of ecology that focuses on factors affecting how ma…
ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
organismal ecology
the level of ecology that studies how an organism's structure…
An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
an ecologist might conduct research to…
the sum of all Earth's ecosystems is c…
an immature frog O(a tadpole) lives in…
why are many of the world's deserts lo…
how do tapeworms adapt to life in the humans intestine?
biosphere
help prevent the adult frog's body from drying out
dry air, originating at the equator, descends toward Earth;s…
an ecologist might conduct research to…
how do tapeworms adapt to life in the humans intestine?
the sum of all Earth's ecosystems is c…
biosphere
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An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
climate
biosphere
global ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
the long-term, prevailing weather conditions in a given area
global ecosystem- the sum of all the planet's ecosystems and…
examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
climate
the long-term, prevailing weather conditions in a given area
An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Organismal Ecology
Population
Population Ecology
is the scientific study of the interactions between organisms…
Studies how an organism's structure, physiology, and (for ani…
is a group of individuals of the same species living in an ar…
Focuses on favtors affecting how many individuals of a specie…
Ecology
is the scientific study of the interactions between organisms…
Organismal Ecology
Studies how an organism's structure, physiology, and (for ani…
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Climate
organismal ecology
population
the study of interactions of organisms with each other and wi…
The long-term, prevailing weather conditions in a given area…
includes the sub disciplines of physiological, evolutionary,…
a group of individuals of the same species living in an area
Ecology
the study of interactions of organisms with each other and wi…
Climate
The long-term, prevailing weather conditions in a given area…
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52 - An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Organismal Ecology
Population Ecology
Population
from Greek oikos, home, and logos, study; the scientific stud…
includes physiological, behavioral, and evolutionary ecology;…
analyzes the factors that affect population size and how and…
a group of individuals of the same species living in an area.
Ecology
from Greek oikos, home, and logos, study; the scientific stud…
Organismal Ecology
includes physiological, behavioral, and evolutionary ecology;…
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an introduction to ecology and the biosphere (52)
ecology
climate
biosphere
global ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
the long-term prevailing weather conditions in a given area
the global ecosystem; the sum of all the planet's ecosystems…
the study of how the regional exchange of energy and material…
ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
climate
the long-term prevailing weather conditions in a given area
78 terms
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Climate
organismal ecology
population
the study of interactions of organisms with each other and wi…
The long-term, prevailing weather conditions in a given area…
includes the sub disciplines of physiological, evolutionary,…
a group of individuals of the same species living in an area
Ecology
the study of interactions of organisms with each other and wi…
Climate
The long-term, prevailing weather conditions in a given area…
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Distribution
Abundance
Abiotic factors
The interaction between organisms and their environment.
Geographical range
Number of individuals present
non-living chemical and physical factors such a temperature,…
Ecology
The interaction between organisms and their environment.
Distribution
Geographical range
78 terms
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Climate
organismal ecology
population
the study of interactions of organisms with each other and wi…
The long-term, prevailing weather conditions in a given area…
includes the sub disciplines of physiological, evolutionary,…
a group of individuals of the same species living in an area
Ecology
the study of interactions of organisms with each other and wi…
Climate
The long-term, prevailing weather conditions in a given area…
54 terms
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
climate
biosphere
global ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
The long-term prevailing weather conditions at a given place.
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
The study of the functioning and distribution of organisms ac…
ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
climate
The long-term prevailing weather conditions at a given place.
56 terms
Chapter 18 An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Habitat
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
the environment's living components
the environment's nonliving components... *temperature, water, m…
the specific environments it lives in and includes the biotic…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biotic Factors
the environment's living components
Ch. 50 An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Theodore Roosevelt
John Muir
Aldo Leopold
Aldo Leopold
Who created the National Park System?
Who founded the Sierra Club? (Is associated with redwoods)
Who introduced modern environmental ethics and led wilderness…
Who wrote "A Sand County Almanac"?
Theodore Roosevelt
Who created the National Park System?
John Muir
Who founded the Sierra Club? (Is associated with redwoods)
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Bio Ch 52 An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology (def)
organismal ecology (def)
population (def)
population ecology (def)
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
concerned with how an organism's structure, physiology, and b…
a group of individuals of the same species living in an area
analyzes factors that affect population size and how and why…
ecology (def)
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
organismal ecology (def)
concerned with how an organism's structure, physiology, and b…
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Bio Ch. 52 An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
organismal ecology
population
population ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
includes the subdisciplines of physiological, evolutionary, a…
a group of individuals of the same species living in an area
analyzes factors that affect population size and how and why…
ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
organismal ecology
includes the subdisciplines of physiological, evolutionary, a…
56 terms
Ch.52 An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Organismal Ecology
Population
Population Ecology
The scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
The branch of ecology concerned with the evolutionary, physio…
A group of individuals of the same species living in an area
The branch of ecology concerned with factors that affect popu…
Ecology
The scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
Organismal Ecology
The branch of ecology concerned with the evolutionary, physio…
Chapter 52: An introduction to Biology and the Biosphere
ecology
climate
biosphere
global ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
the long-term prevailing weather conditions in a given area
the global ecosystem
examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
climate
the long-term prevailing weather conditions in a given area
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Chapter 50 An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Ecologists ask
Biosphere
Ecology is an
The scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
Where do they live ... Why do they live the way they do... How many…
The entire portion of earth inhabited by life
Experimental science... Natural history fundamental
Ecology
The scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
Ecologists ask
Where do they live ... Why do they live the way they do... How many…
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Ch 52 - An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
ecology
organismal ecology
population
the scientific study of interactions between organisms and th…
What reveals the richness of the biosphere?
studies how an organism's structure, physiology, and (for ani…
a group of individuals of the same species living in an area
ecology
the scientific study of interactions between organisms and th…
ecology
What reveals the richness of the biosphere?
27 terms
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
biosphere
global ecology
landscape (or seascape)
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
global ecosystem--the sum of all the planet's ecosystems and…
examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
a mosaic of connected ecosystems
ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
biosphere
global ecosystem--the sum of all the planet's ecosystems and…
42 terms
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Climate
Biosphere
Global Ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
long-term prevailing weather conditions in a given area.
the global ecosystem
examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
Ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
Climate
long-term prevailing weather conditions in a given area.
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Chapter 52: An introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Global Ecology
Landscape Ecology
Ecosystem Ecology
Is the scientific study of the interactions between organisms…
ozone layer
...
...
Ecology
Is the scientific study of the interactions between organisms…
Global Ecology
ozone layer
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Ch 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Biosphere
Global Ecology
Landscape
The study of how organism interact with each other and their…
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
The study of the functioning and distribution of organisms ac…
An area containing several different ecosystems linked by exc…
Ecology
The study of how organism interact with each other and their…
Biosphere
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
37 terms
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Climate
Macroclimate
Microclimate
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
The long term prevailing weather conditions at a given place
Large-scale patterns in climate; the climate of an entire reg…
Climate patterns on a very fine scale, such as the specific c…
Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
Climate
The long term prevailing weather conditions at a given place
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
climate
biosphere
global ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
The long-term prevailing weather conditions at a given place.
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
The study of the functioning and distribution of organisms ac…
ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
climate
The long-term prevailing weather conditions at a given place.
An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere (Ch. 50)
Theodore Roosevelt
John Muir
Aldo Leopold
Aldo Leopold
Who created the National Park System?
Who founded the Sierra Club? (Is associated with redwoods)
Who introduced modern environmental ethics and led wilderness…
Who wrote "A Sand County Almanac"?
Theodore Roosevelt
Who created the National Park System?
John Muir
Who founded the Sierra Club? (Is associated with redwoods)
76 terms
Chapter 52- An introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
natural history
organismal ecology
population ecology
scientific study of the interactions between organisms and th…
fundamental of ecology ,insight gained through observance
concerned about how an organisms' structure , physiology and…
analyzes the factors that affect populaion size - how and why…
ecology
scientific study of the interactions between organisms and th…
natural history
fundamental of ecology ,insight gained through observance
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Chapter 52- An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Global Ecology
Landscape Ecology
Ecosystm Ecology
Community Ecology
The bioshpere is the global ecosystem- the sum of all the pla…
A landscape is a mosiac of connected ecostystems. Research in…
An ecosystem is the community of organisms in an area and the…
A community is a group of populations of different species in…
Global Ecology
The bioshpere is the global ecosystem- the sum of all the pla…
Landscape Ecology
A landscape is a mosiac of connected ecostystems. Research in…
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Chapter 52 - An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Organismal
population
community
study of organisms and their environments
point of view of individual organisms ... ex: a blade of grass
population size
all the populations living in a habitat, between species
Ecology
study of organisms and their environments
Organismal
point of view of individual organisms ... ex: a blade of grass
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Climate
biosphere
Global ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
the long-term prevailing weather conditions in a given area
global ecoystem
regional exchange of energy and materials influences the func…
Ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
Climate
the long-term prevailing weather conditions in a given area
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Chapter 52 an introduction to ecology and the biosphere vocab
Ecology
Climate
Biosphere
Global ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
The longterm prevailing weather conditions at a given place
The entire portion of earth inhabited by life the sum of all…
The study of the functioning and distribution of organisms ac…
Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
Climate
The longterm prevailing weather conditions at a given place
Chapter 52 An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
organismal... population... community... ecosys…
Organismal ecology
population
________ is the scientific study of the interactions between…
6 levels of ecology?
__________ ecology studies how an organism's structure, physi…
A _________ is a group of individuals of the same species liv…
Ecology
________ is the scientific study of the interactions between…
organismal... population... community... ecosys…
6 levels of ecology?
53 terms
CH 52 - An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Climate
Biosphere
Global Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
The long-term prevailing weather conditions at a given pace.
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
The study of the functioning and distribution of organisms ac…
Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
Climate
The long-term prevailing weather conditions at a given pace.
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Organismal Ecology
Population Ecology
population
is the scientific study of the interactions between organisms…
the branch of ecology concerned with the structure, physiolog…
the branch of ecology concerned with factors that affect how…
is a group of individuals of the same species living in a par…
Ecology
is the scientific study of the interactions between organisms…
Organismal Ecology
the branch of ecology concerned with the structure, physiolog…
20 terms
Ch 52 - An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
climograph
ecotone
benthos
pelagic zone
a plot of the annual mean temperature and precipitation in a…
area of intergradation between biomes
community of organisms in the benthic zone, derive food from…
photic and aphotic zones together
climograph
a plot of the annual mean temperature and precipitation in a…
ecotone
area of intergradation between biomes
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Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
a-
abyss-
bentho-
estuar-
without
deep, bottomless
the depths of the sea
the sea
a-
without
abyss-
deep, bottomless
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Biosphere
Global Ecology
Landscape
Landscape Ecology
the global ecosystem; the sum of all the planet's ecosystems…
examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
(seascape) a mosaic of connected ecosystems
focuses on the factors controlling exchanges of energy, mater…
Biosphere
the global ecosystem; the sum of all the planet's ecosystems…
Global Ecology
examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
47 terms
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
Ecology
Biosphere
Global Ecology
Landscape
the study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
the entire of the potion inhabited by life; the sum of all th…
the study of the functioning and distribution of organisms ac…
area containing several different ecosystems linked by exchan…
Ecology
the study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
Biosphere
the entire of the potion inhabited by life; the sum of all th…
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
organismal ecology
population
population ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
studies how an organism's structure, physiology, and behavior…
group of the same species living in an area
focuses on factors affecting how many individuals of a specie…
ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
organismal ecology
studies how an organism's structure, physiology, and behavior…
54 terms
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
climate
biosphere
global ecology
the study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
the long term prevailing weather conditions at a given place
the entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
the study of the functioning and distribution of organisms ac…
ecology
the study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
climate
the long term prevailing weather conditions at a given place
19 terms
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
The Paedophryne genus of frogs
Ecology
Biosphere
Global ecology
What genus is only known to exist in the Papuan Peninsula in…
The scientific study of the interaction between organisms and…
The global ecosystem - the sum of all the planet's ecosystems…
Examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
The Paedophryne genus of frogs
What genus is only known to exist in the Papuan Peninsula in…
Ecology
The scientific study of the interaction between organisms and…
Chapter 52: An introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
Levels of hiarchy
Biosphere
landscape
the scientific study of interactions between organisms and th…
Global, landscape, ecosystem, community, population, organismal
the global ecosystem- the sum of all the planet's ecosystems…
mosaic of connected ecosystems
ecology
the scientific study of interactions between organisms and th…
Levels of hiarchy
Global, landscape, ecosystem, community, population, organismal
CHAPTER 52: AN INTRODUCTION TO ECOLOGY AND THE BIOSPHERE
Define ecology.
Describe the relationship between ecol…
Distinguish between abiotic and biotic…
Distinguish among organismal ecology,…
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...
...
...
Define ecology.
...
Describe the relationship between ecol…
...
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
global ecology
biosphere
landscape
the study of interactions between organisms and the environment
examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
global ecosystem - sum of all the planet's ecosystems and lan…
mosaic of connected ecosystems
ecology
the study of interactions between organisms and the environment
global ecology
examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
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