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Topic 2 DQ 2 According to our textbook, a biotic factor is a living element found within an ecosystem, while an abiotic factor is a nonliving element found within an ecosystem.Choose a biome and ecosystem and provide an example of a biotic and abiotic factor found within your biome/ecosystem.Explain the importance of these factors to your specific biome/ecosystem.Biotic factors of an ecosystem include all the populations in that habitat, such as all the species of plants, animals, fungi, as well as all the micro-organisms. Abiotic factors include the temperature, water, soil, minerals and air. A great example of the biome and ecosystem would be a tropical rainforest. The biotic factors that are found within this biome and ecosystem are plants, animals, and trees such as hummingbirds, jaguars, red vakari,poison dart frogs, milk snakes, macaws, tanagersand capybaras,bengal bamboo, durian trees,coconut trees, stranglerfigs, and tualang trees. The important factor of this biome and ecosystem would be the temperatures and the rain. The rainforest gets about 50-260

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