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 » Science Environmental Science Sustainability

Instead of viewing the prey cycle as a linear food chain, it is helpful to view predator and prey relationships in the tropical rainforest as an interconnected food web. The predatory cycle in the tropical rainforest is ... More » Science Biology Zoology

A tropical rain forest food web begins with Brazil nut, jackfruit, avocado and banana trees. These are eaten by three-toed sloths, agoutis and birdwing butterflies. Jaguars, boar constrictors and toucans feed on these an... More » Education Homework Help Homework Answers
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