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Although the species involved vary greatly, most tropical rainforest food chains follow the same general pattern of producers, primary consumers, secondary consumers and decomposers. These food chains all begin with gree... More »

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Biology-Online defines a consumer as a living thing that cannot make its own food, and must eat (or consume) other living things to survive. In the context of a tropical rainforest, all of the animals living within the r... More »

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The Amazon rainforest food chain has different trophic levels that include primary producers, primary consumers and secondary, tertiary and quaternary consumers. Decomposers or detrivores also are part of this food chain... More »

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The Amazon rainforest food chain has different trophic levels that include primary producers, primary consumers and secondary, tertiary and quaternary consumers. Decomposers or detrivores also are part of this food chain... More »

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The food chain in a grassland is producers, primary consumers, secondary consumers, scavengers and detrivores. Each part in this food chain is an important part of life in this harsh environment. More »

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Moss and grasses, snowshoe hares, arctic foxes and lichens are examples of producers, consumers and decomposers of the arctic. Only the hardiest species survive harsh arctic conditions year round. More »

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Information on a desert food chain diagram includes the primary producers, the primary consumers, small predators and the larger predators for the desert biome. Small predators are comprised of both carnivores and insect... More »

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