Biocoenose

Definition

noun, plural: biocoenoses

All the interacting organisms that live together in a specific habitat or biotope, forming an ecological community.


Supplement

Word origin: Biocönose (1877) > bio- + -cönose < Gk koínōsis mingling, sharing.

Variants: biocoenosis or biocenose

Synonym:

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Biocoenose&oldid=95969"
First | Previous (Biochrome) | Next (Biocoenoses) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.