Ecology terms

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Ecology
The scientific study of the interactions that determine the distribution and abundance of organisms
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Population
a group of individuals of a single species
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Community
a group of populations of plants and animals in a given place at a given time
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Ecosystem
A biotic community and its abiotic environment. the basic unit of ecological study
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Habitat
The place where an organism lives
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Species
Unit of classification; a group whose members have the greatest mutual resemblance; a group of individuals who can breed amongst themselves, but not with organisms of other groups
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a group of individuals of a single species

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Population

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a group of populations of plants and animals in a given place at a given time

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A biotic community and its abiotic environment. the basic unit of ecological study

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The place where an organism lives

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