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Ecosystem by Mind Map: Ecosystem

1. Types of animals

1.1. Producer

1.1.1. Definition

1.1.1.1. Producers can make food from abiotic things

1.1.2. Examples

1.1.2.1. English walnut

1.1.2.2. Tulip

1.1.2.3. Loganberry

1.2. Consumer

1.2.1. Herbivore

1.2.1.1. Definition

1.2.1.1.1. An animal that feeds on plants

1.2.1.2. Examples

1.2.1.2.1. Deer

1.2.1.2.2. Rabbit

1.2.1.2.3. Cow

1.2.2. Carnivore

1.2.2.1. Definition

1.2.2.1.1. A carnivore is an animal that gets energy from killing and eating other animals

1.2.2.2. Examples

1.2.2.2.1. Polar bears

1.2.2.2.2. Sharks

1.2.2.2.3. Dolphins

1.2.3. Omnivore

1.2.3.1. Definition

1.2.3.1.1. An animal that eats both plants and animals

1.2.3.2. Examples

1.2.3.2.1. Pig

1.2.3.2.2. Badger

1.2.3.2.3. Bear

1.2.4. Detritivores and decomposers

1.2.4.1. Definition

1.2.4.1.1. Detritivores:an animal that feeds on dead organic material

1.2.4.1.2. Decomposers:an organism that breaks down the cells of dead plants and animals into simpler substances

1.2.4.2. Examples

1.2.4.2.1. Fungi

1.2.4.2.2. Worms

1.2.4.2.3. Sea Cucumber

2. Interactions

2.1. Biotic-biotic

2.1.1. Competition

2.1.1.1. Definition

2.1.1.1.1. Occurs when more than one organism tries to obtain the same basic resources in the same habitat

2.1.2. Predation

2.1.2.1. Predator

2.1.2.1.1. Definition

2.1.2.2. Prey

2.1.2.2.1. Definition

2.1.3. Mutualism

2.1.3.1. Definition

2.1.3.1.1. An interaction between individuals of different species that benefits both individuals

2.2. Human-Animal

2.2.1. Negative

2.2.1.1. Habitat loss

2.2.1.1.1. Definition

2.2.1.2. Farming

2.2.1.2.1. Definition

2.2.1.3. Mining

2.2.1.3.1. Definition

2.2.2. Positive

2.2.2.1. Growing plants

3. Energy use

3.1. Within an Organism

3.1.1. Life functions

3.1.1.1. 30%

3.1.2. Gas and waste

3.1.2.1. 60%

3.1.3. Body growth and repair

3.1.3.1. 10%

3.2. Pyramid of numbers

3.2.1. pyramid of numbers

4. Matter cycles

4.1. Clean up

4.1.1. The detrivores and decomposers clean up the earth by getting rid of dead organic materiel.

4.2. cycle

4.2.1. Definition

4.2.1.1. A pattern in nature that repeats over time

4.2.2. Types of cycles

4.2.2.1. Water cycle

4.2.2.2. Carbon cycle

4.2.2.2.1. The series of processes by which carbon compounds are inter converted in the environment,chiefly involving the incorporation of carbon dioxide into living tissue by photosynthesis and its return to the atmosphere through respiration, the decay of dead organisms, and the burning of fossil fuels

4.3. Closed system

4.3.1. Defenition

4.3.1.1. A system in which the amount of matter remains constant over time