Flashcards in Feeding Levels Deck (9)
What are the 4 trophic levels
Secondary consumers (snake)
What are scavengers
Animals like hawks, vultures that eat the bodies of dead animals
What are detritivores
Eat bodies of smaller dead animals dung and plant remains.
Ex: earth worm and crabs
Like bacteria and fungi break down the cells and take the last bit of energy from a dead animal or plant.
Where does all food chain energy originate from?
The suns energy
Feeding level of one or more organisms in a food web. Ex : producer, primary consumer
Carbon dioxide + water + light energy - carb+ oxygen
Oxygen + carb- carbon dioxide+ water+ thermal energy