Asked by Jamilla Cason on Jul 08, 2024

What is associated with the term "richness"? 

A)  the number of edge effects 
B)  the number of ecotones in an area 
C)  the number of individuals of each species 
D)  the number of different species

Richness

In ecology, the number of different species represented in an ecological community, landscape, or region.

Edge Effects

The changes in population or community structures that occur at the boundary of two or more habitats, affecting biodiversity and ecological dynamics.

Ecotones

Transition areas between two biomes or ecosystems where species from both areas can interact and various species can thrive.

  • Comprehend essential ecological ideas connected to biodiversity, like the variety of species and the organization of ecosystems.