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
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.
A(n) ________ species lives within the borders of a habitat
patch, avoiding edges where habitat change is abrupt.
The degree to which the landscape facilitates or impedes the
movement of organisms among patches is called ________.
10 out of 10 points
Assuming primary succession, list the following plant groups in order from early-
successional to late-successional.