Flashcards in 2.2.9 Ecosystems Deck (10)
All of the organisms together in an habitat are called..
An area that an organism lives is called their...
A habitat and its community of organisms together can be called an...
Name 3 habitats
Name the community found in a pond
Water plants, microorganisms, insects, fish, fish-eating birds
The plants and animals in a community live together in the same place at the same time. The scientific word for this is...
What is meant by a niche?
A particular role that an organism has in an ecosystem.
What is the niche of a squirrel in an oak tree ecosystem?
To feed on squirrels.
What is meant by the distribution of organisms in an area?
How the organisms in an area are spread out.