Flashcards in Forest Ecosystem Deck (7)
an organism that feeds on organic matter bc it cannot produce it- All animals, all fungi, and some plants are consumers
An organism that absorbs nutrients from living things or the organic matter they leave behind, turning into simpler inorganic matter
not produced by living things
produced almost exclusively by living (or once living) things
a single living thing
all the organisms of a certain kind or particuliar place.