25 out of 25 points
Match the question to the correct answer.
The sequence of communities from the pioneer community to
the climax community is called a(n) ________.
Early successional species are referred to as ________ species.
Succession that occurs on a site that was previously
unoccupied by another community is called ________
Environmental change is a direct result of the organisms within
the ________ community.
The patchwork of different types of land cover is called a(n)
Strips of habitat that connect habitat patches are referred to as
Within a mosaic, a(n). ________ is a relatively homogeneous
community type, differing from its surroundings in both
structure and species composition.
The ________ effect refers to the rich diversity of life that occurs
along the border between adjacent habitat patches,
represented by species from both adjacent patches and species
adapted to edge habitats.