Ecology defenitions

HideShow resource information
Biotic Factors
Biological features of the environment that have an effect on the population of organisms
1 of 11
Abiotic Factors
Physical and chemical features of the environment that have an effect ob the population of organisms
2 of 11
Niche
The role an organism has in an ecosystem. Including where it lives and what it eats
3 of 11
Climax Community
The end stage in a succession
4 of 11
Pioneer
Plant species found in the early stage of a succession
5 of 11
Intraspecific Competition
Induviduals of more than one species attempt to make use of the same resources
6 of 11
Community
All the populations that live in a particular place at the same time
7 of 11
Sere
The name given to each stage in a succession
8 of 11
Ecosystem
The community of living organisms and the biotic factors that affect them
9 of 11
Population
All the organisms of the same species living together in a particular habitat
10 of 11
Succession
The changes that occur in a ecosystem over a long period of time
11 of 11

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

Physical and chemical features of the environment that have an effect ob the population of organisms

Back

Abiotic Factors

Card 3

Front

The role an organism has in an ecosystem. Including where it lives and what it eats

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

The end stage in a succession

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

Plant species found in the early stage of a succession

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Biology resources:

See all Biology resources »See all Ecology, ecosystems and environmental biology resources »