What is a biotic succession occurring in the barren area where there once life existed called?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

What is a biotic succession occurring in the barren area where there once life existed called?
 
(a) Secondary succession
 
(b) Primary succession
 
(c) Tertiary succession
 
(d) Quaternary succession
 
The question was asked in final exam.
 
The question is from Ecological Succession in division Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

The correct answer is (a) Secondary succession
 
To explain: A biological succession occurring in the barren area where there, once life existed is known as secondary succession. For example the biological succession in a burnt or cut forest, flood lands, etc.