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1. Carnivores
Term applied to a heterotroph , usually an animal, that eats other animals. Carnivores function as secondary, tertiary, or top consumers in food chains and food webs .

2. Consumers
The higher levels in a food pyramid ; consist of primary consumers, which feed on the producers , and secondary consumers, which feed on the primary consumers.

3. Food pyramid
A way of depicting energy flow in an ecosystem ; shows producers (mostly plants or other phototrophs ) on the first level and consumers on the higher levels.

4. Herbivores
Term pertaining to a heterotroph , usually an animal, that eats plants or algae. Herbivores function in food chains and food webs as primary consumers .

5. Trophic level
Stage in a food chain or web leading from primary producers (lowest trophic level) through herbivore s to primary and secondary carnivore s (consumers- highest level).

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