Succession

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First organisms that colonise bare rock and are able to survive in harsh conditions?
Pioneer species
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What is fourth stage of succession when growth and reproduction occurs.
Ecesis
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When two organisms rely on each other to survive and grow?
Symbiotically
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When does secondary succession occur?
After a catastrophe
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The second stage of primary and secondary succession?
Migration
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The name given to soil that is formed by decomposition of plant material
Humus
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What is the first stage of succession?
Nudation
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The third stage of primary and secondary succession?
Germination
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The fifth stage of primary and secondary succession?
Colonisation
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What are the two processes involved in reaction?
Facilitation inhibition.
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What is reached at the final stage of stabilisation?
Climax community
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What is it called when succession is prevented in a community and it has remained stable due to anthropogenic factors?
Deflected succession
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