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Primary Consumers

Primary Consumer: first consuming organism in a food chain (a herbivore or and omnivore); occupies the second trophic Level.


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Re: I hate to do this.

... where the glucose). Biomass is hydrogen, carbon and oxygen (based). Consumers consume the already produced biomass to increase their own, they ... #2. 8. Which trophic level would an organism occupy if it only eats primary producers? the tertiary consumers level This is false. The tertiary ...

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by Larsa
Tue Nov 15, 2011 11:07 am
 
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Topic: I hate to do this.
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I hate to do this.

... 8. Which trophic level would an organism occupy if it only eats primary producers? the tertiary consumers level 9. In food chains and food webs, which level is the lowest? the primary consumer ...

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by biologyconfusesme
Mon Nov 14, 2011 7:39 pm
 
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What is the primary energy source for cells?

From Borisfen: The primary energy source for life on Earth is clearly sunlight (with exception of some peculiar ... their ability to absorb the radiant energy from the sun. As plants are eaten by the consumers (primary consumers or herbivores definitely), this energy undergo transformation ...

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by mcar
Tue Feb 17, 2009 5:35 am
 
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Topic: What is the primary energy source for cells?
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... Think of a very simple, limited food web with 2 producers, 2 primary consumers, and 2 secondary consumers. Remove one of the species from the equation, and you've ...

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by MichaelXY
Sun Oct 26, 2008 8:16 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: ecosystems
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ecosystems

... Think of a very simple, limited food web with 2 producers, 2 primary consumers, and 2 secondary consumers. Remove one of the species from the equation, and you've ...

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by AstusAleator
Sun Oct 26, 2008 5:04 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: ecosystems
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