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80 terms
Biology-Ecology
Ecology
Population
Community
Ecosystem
The study of the distribution and abundance of organisms and…
Group of individuals all of the same SPECIES LIVING in the SA…
Group of populations living in the same area.
This describes the interrelationships between the organisms i…
Ecology
The study of the distribution and abundance of organisms and…
Population
Group of individuals all of the same SPECIES LIVING in the SA…
45 terms
Biology/Ecology Review- Ecology
Ecosystems
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Organisms
All the living and non-living things that interact in an area.
Living things in an ecosystem
Non-living factors including temperature, water, sunlight, wi…
Any living thing
Ecosystems
All the living and non-living things that interact in an area.
Biotic Factors
Living things in an ecosystem
15 terms
Biology Ecology
Food Chain
Food Web
Trophic Level
Autotroph
A series of steps in which organisms transfer energy by eatin…
A complex series of food chains.
Steps in a food chain or food web.
Organisms that absorb solar energy through their leaves.
Food Chain
A series of steps in which organisms transfer energy by eatin…
Food Web
A complex series of food chains.
20 terms
Biology - Ecology
Species
Habitat
Population
Community
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
a group of organisms of the same species who live in the same…
a group of populations living and interacting with each other…
Species
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
Habitat
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
34 terms
Biology - Ecology
Species
Habitat
Population
Community
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
a group of organisms of the same species who live in the same…
a group of populations living and interacting with each other…
Species
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
Habitat
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
54 terms
Biology: Ecology
Species
Habitat
Population
Community
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
a group of organisms of the same species who live in the same…
a group of populations living and interacting with each other…
Species
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
Habitat
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
19 terms
Biology Ecology Vocabulary
Organism
Population
Community
Ecosystem
any living thing; at least 1 cell
organisms of the same species living in the same place
all of the living species in a particular place
all of the living and nonliving factors in an environment
Organism
any living thing; at least 1 cell
Population
organisms of the same species living in the same place
Biology - Ecology
Ecology
Environment
Organism
Predator
The study of how organisms interact with their environment
The living and not living things around you
Any living thing
An organism that eats another animal
Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with their environment
Environment
The living and not living things around you
24 terms
Biology - Ecology
Species
Habitat
Population
Community
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
a group of organisms of the same species who live in the same…
a group of populations living and interacting with each other…
Species
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
Habitat
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
46 terms
Biology Ecology
Food Chain
Food Web
Trophic Level
Decomposer
A series of steps in which organisms transfer energy by eatin…
A complex series of food chains.
Steps in a food chain or food web.
Organisms that break down and obtain energy from dead organis…
Food Chain
A series of steps in which organisms transfer energy by eatin…
Food Web
A complex series of food chains.
Biology : Ecology
population
community
ecosystem
mutualism
- biotic component of ecosystem... - consists of all individual…
- biotic component of ecosystem... - consists of all species tha…
consists of all living and nonliving things that exist and in…
BOTH organisms BENEFIT from the interaction
population
- biotic component of ecosystem... - consists of all individual…
community
- biotic component of ecosystem... - consists of all species tha…
38 terms
biology ecology
ecology
biosphere
abiotic
biotic
study of interactions that take place between organism and th…
the portion of the earth that supports living things
nonliving parts of the environment
living parts of the environment
ecology
study of interactions that take place between organism and th…
biosphere
the portion of the earth that supports living things
27 terms
Biology: Ecology
ecology
biosphere
biotic
abiotic
the interaction between living things and their environment
the parts of the earth where organisms live
living
non-living
ecology
the interaction between living things and their environment
biosphere
the parts of the earth where organisms live
121 terms
Biology-Ecology
Ecology
Population
Ecosystem
Biosphere
The study of the distribution and abundance of organisms and…
Group of individuals all of the same SPECIES LIVING in the SA…
This describes the interrelationships between the organisms i…
This is composed of all the regions on the earth that contain…
Ecology
The study of the distribution and abundance of organisms and…
Population
Group of individuals all of the same SPECIES LIVING in the SA…
37 terms
Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
biosphere
species
populations
communities
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
groups of different populations that live together in a defin…
biosphere
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
species
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
25 terms
Biology - Ecology
autotrophs
heterotrophs
carnivore
herbivore
producers
...
...
...
autotrophs
producers
heterotrophs
...
53 terms
Biology Ecology vocabulary
ecology
community
ecosystem
biome
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
All the different populations that live together in an area
A community and its abiotic environment
A group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
community
All the different populations that live together in an area
80 terms
Ecology Vocabulary Biology
ecology
environment
interdependence
community
the study of living things and their environments
everything that surrounds a living thing
the dependence of every organism on its connections with othe…
all populations that live in a certain place
ecology
the study of living things and their environments
environment
everything that surrounds a living thing
55 terms
Biology: Ecology
The maximum population an environment…
What is ecology?
Ecology is a science of _____________
The environment is made up of two fact…
The carrying capacity
the scientific study of interactions between organisms and th…
relationships
Biotic factors and abiotic factors
The maximum population an environment…
The carrying capacity
What is ecology?
the scientific study of interactions between organisms and th…
27 terms
Ecology Chapter 3 Biology
Organism
Species
Population
Community
an individual living thing that uses energy, reproduces, resp…
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
all living, or biotic, things in an area
Organism
an individual living thing that uses energy, reproduces, resp…
Species
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
90 terms
AP Biology Ecology
Population
Community
Ecosystem
Biotic
a localized group of individuals of the same species that can…
all the organisms that inhabit a particular area; as assembla…
all the organisms in a given area as well as the abiotic fact…
pertaining to the living organisms in the environment
Population
a localized group of individuals of the same species that can…
Community
all the organisms that inhabit a particular area; as assembla…
37 terms
Biology - Ecology
Species (def)
Consumers (def)
Detritivores (def)
Saprotrophs/ Decomposer
Groups of organisms that can potentially interbreed to produc…
Heterotrophs that feed on living organisms by ingestion... E.g.…
Heterotrophs that obtain organic nutrients from detritus by i…
Heterotrophs that obtain organic nutrients from dead organism…
Species (def)
Groups of organisms that can potentially interbreed to produc…
Consumers (def)
Heterotrophs that feed on living organisms by ingestion... E.g.…
40 terms
Biology - ecology
Ecology
Biome
Community
Biosphere
study of relationships among organisms and their interactions…
climatically and geographically defined areas of ecologically…
all of the populations in an ecosystem
parts of Earth that support life, crust, ocean, atmosphere
Ecology
study of relationships among organisms and their interactions…
Biome
climatically and geographically defined areas of ecologically…
14 terms
Biology/Ecology
TRANSPIRATION
PIONEER SPECIES
TROPHIC LEVELS
DECOMPOSER
water lost from plants into the air through leaves
first species to populate an area during primary succession
energy levels in an ecosystem
usually bacteria and fungi that breakdown dead organic matter…
TRANSPIRATION
water lost from plants into the air through leaves
PIONEER SPECIES
first species to populate an area during primary succession
26 terms
Biology - Ecology
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Phototroph
Chemotroph
Able to produce food within its own body;... Synonym of Producer
Must eat other organisms for food;... Synonym of consumers
Able to produce food within its own body... USING SUNLIGHT
Able to produce food within its own body... USING chemical found…
Autotroph
Able to produce food within its own body;... Synonym of Producer
Heterotroph
Must eat other organisms for food;... Synonym of consumers
30 terms
biology ecology
ecology
biosphere
species
populations
study of interactions among organisms and between organisms a…
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
group of organisms so similar to one another that they can br…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
ecology
study of interactions among organisms and between organisms a…
biosphere
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
74 terms
Biology Ecology
Population
Environmental influences on population
Uniform
Clumped
group of individuals of same species in same general area; re…
density & distribution, age structure, variations in populati…
Together but still have their own area, territorial, etc
Moving target hard for predators to catch them
Population
group of individuals of same species in same general area; re…
Environmental influences on population
density & distribution, age structure, variations in populati…
49 terms
Biology: Ecology
ecology
abiotic
biotic
intraspecific competition
the study of environment and interactions between organisms a…
physical environment- atmosphere, soil, water
community- producers, consumers, decomposers
competition within a single species
ecology
the study of environment and interactions between organisms a…
abiotic
physical environment- atmosphere, soil, water
27 terms
Biology-Ecology
Ecology
Biomes
Tundra
Taiga
The branch of biology that deals with the relations of organi…
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
Extremely cold (-40 to 10 degrees C/-40 to 50 degree F)... Year-…
AKA Boreal Forest... Cold (-30 to 20 degrees C/-22 to 68 degrees…
Ecology
The branch of biology that deals with the relations of organi…
Biomes
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
27 terms
Biology Ecology
Carbon Dioxide... Methane... Nitrous Oxide... C…
Decomposers
Nitrifying bacteria
nitrogen fixing bacteria
5 greenhouse gases:
Break down proteins and urea & turn them into ammonia
Turns ammonia into nitrates
turns atmospheric N2 into Nitrogen compounds that plants can…
Carbon Dioxide... Methane... Nitrous Oxide... C…
5 greenhouse gases:
Decomposers
Break down proteins and urea & turn them into ammonia
50 terms
Biology: Ecology
Ecology
Evironment
Biosphere
Ecosystem
the study of interaction... between living things... and their envi…
all the conditions in which the organism lives,... which affect…
the place on the planet where... organisms can be found
a group of clearly distinguished... organisms which interact wit…
Ecology
the study of interaction... between living things... and their envi…
Evironment
all the conditions in which the organism lives,... which affect…
23 terms
Biology - Ecology
Biosphere
Population
Community
abiotic
consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth wher…
a group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
an assemble of different populations that live together in a…
Weather is an ________ factor.
Biosphere
consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth wher…
Population
a group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
76 terms
Biology -Ecology
Ecology
Ecosystem
Biosphere
Species
The scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
A collection of all the organisms that live in a particular p…
All life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in which life ex…
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
Ecology
The scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
Ecosystem
A collection of all the organisms that live in a particular p…
19 terms
Biology - Ecology
Abiotic factors
Biotic factors
smallest to biggest order of environme…
endemic
non-living physical factors in the environment that affect pl…
living organisms found in an ecosystem. eg- plants and animal…
habitat - community - ecosystem - biome
native to a particular area therefore found there and nowhere…
Abiotic factors
non-living physical factors in the environment that affect pl…
Biotic factors
living organisms found in an ecosystem. eg- plants and animal…
31 terms
Biology- Ecology
Ecology
Ecologist
Symbiosis
Mutualism
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Studies animals and the way they interact with their environm…
A relationship in which two different organisms live in close…
A relationship between two species in which both species bene…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Ecologist
Studies animals and the way they interact with their environm…
34 terms
Biology - Ecology
Species
Habitat
Population
Community
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
a group of organisms of the same species who live in the same…
a group of populations living and interacting with each other…
Species
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
Habitat
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
60 terms
AP Biology Ecology
Population
Community
Ecosystem
Biotic
a localized group of individuals of the same species that can…
all the organisms that inhabit a particular area; as assembla…
all the organisms in a given area as well as the abiotic fact…
pertaining to the living organisms in the environment
Population
a localized group of individuals of the same species that can…
Community
all the organisms that inhabit a particular area; as assembla…
13 terms
ecology - biology
carrying capacity
growth rate
death rate
types of biomes
maximum population size of a species that an environment can…
birth/growth rate - determined by the number of births per 10…
death rate - determined by the number of deaths per 1000 peop…
taiga, temperate deciduous forest, tundra, desert, tropical r…
carrying capacity
maximum population size of a species that an environment can…
growth rate
birth/growth rate - determined by the number of births per 10…
20 terms
AP Biology: Community Ecology
community
commensalism
habitat
symbiosis
A group of various species that live in the same habitat and…
A relationship between two organisms of different species whe…
type of environment in which a species typically lives
A relationship in which two different organisms live in close…
community
A group of various species that live in the same habitat and…
commensalism
A relationship between two organisms of different species whe…
23 terms
Biology : Ecology
Ecology
Habitat
Population
Ecology is the study of organisms in their environment.
This is the area in the environment where organisms live.
A group of organisms of the same species, living in the same…
Ecology
Ecology is the study of organisms in their environment.
Habitat
This is the area in the environment where organisms live.
13 terms
Biology/Ecology
organism or species
population
community
ecosystem
is ONE living thing
a GROUP of the SAME organisms
is MANY populations
includes everything in the community-the living and non livin…
organism or species
is ONE living thing
population
a GROUP of the SAME organisms
Biology: Ecology
Species
Population
Autotrophic
Heterotrophic
A group of organism that can potentially interbreed to produc…
A group of organisms of the same species who live in the same…
Organisms that make their carbon compounds from carbon dioxid…
Organisms that obtain their carbon compounds from other organ…
Species
A group of organism that can potentially interbreed to produc…
Population
A group of organisms of the same species who live in the same…
41 terms
Biology Ecology
ecology
biosphere
biotic factors
abiotic factors
the study of the interactions of organisms with each other an…
portion of earth that supports life
living factors of an ecosystem
non-living factors of an ecosystem that impact living things
ecology
the study of the interactions of organisms with each other an…
biosphere
portion of earth that supports life
43 terms
Biology (ecology)
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Population
Community
An organism that gets organic food molecules without eating o…
An organism that obtains organic food molecules by eating oth…
A group of individuals of the same species that live in the s…
All the organisms that inhabit a particular area; and assembl…
Autotroph
An organism that gets organic food molecules without eating o…
Heterotroph
An organism that obtains organic food molecules by eating oth…
36 terms
ecology biology
biosphere
ecosystem
community
population
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
biosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
ecosystem
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
13 terms
Biology - Chapter 5: Ecology
A group of the same type of... organism.
Groups of different... species.
All the non-living... things around the c…
The environment that the organism live…
Population.
Community.
Ecosystem.
Habitat.
A group of the same type of... organism.
Population.
Groups of different... species.
Community.
25 terms
Biology- Ecology
Ecology
Individual
Population
Community
the branch of biology that deals with the relations of organi…
single; separate
a particular section, group, or type of people or animals liv…
a group of people living in the same place or having a partic…
Ecology
the branch of biology that deals with the relations of organi…
Individual
single; separate
71 terms
Biology Ecology
Ecology
Biotic Factors
Organism
Species
study of the interactions between organisms and their environ…
living parts of an environment
single member of a specific species
group of organisms able to successfully interbreed and create…
Ecology
study of the interactions between organisms and their environ…
Biotic Factors
living parts of an environment
70 terms
Biology: Ecology
Species
Habitat
Population
Community
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
a group of organisms of the same species who live in the same…
a group of populations living and interacting with each other…
Species
a group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile…
Habitat
the environment in which a species normally lives or the loca…
130 terms
AP Biology - Ecology Review
ecology
population
community
ecosystem
study of the distribution and abundance of organisms and thei…
group of individuals of the same species living in the same a…
group of populations of different species living in the same…
interrelationships between organisms in a community and their…
ecology
study of the distribution and abundance of organisms and thei…
population
group of individuals of the same species living in the same a…
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