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ecological competition
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The simultaneous demand by two or more organisms or species for a necessary resource in their environment (e.g., nutrients, space, water).
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/359.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/359
Used For
biological competition
Broader Term
ecological processes and phenomena
Narrower Term
animal competition
antagonism
chemical communication
colonizing ability
ecological differentiation
interspecific competition
intraspecific competition
microbial competition
plant competition
Spanish
competencia ecológica
Term Number
359