4.Chapter 50 - origin to the location where it lives and...

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Chapter 50 1196-1202 50.5 Why are organism found where they are? No enzymes can function at very high and very low temperatures Because of fitness trade offs organisms tend to adapt to a limited set of physical conditions. Dispersal: refers to the movement of an individual from the place of its birth, hatching or
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Unformatted text preview: origin to the location where it lives and breeds as an adult Biotic factors: Competition Need specific interaction, such as plants, to exist. Abiotic factors: Many times introduced species are not successful because of abiotic conditions such as temperature...
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This note was uploaded on 03/06/2012 for the course BIOLOGY 121 taught by Professor Hawk during the Spring '12 term at The University of British Columbia.

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