What is the horizontal distribution of different species occupying different levels?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

What is the horizontal distribution of different species occupying different levels?
 
(a) Stratification
 
(b) Niche
 
(c) Ecosystem
 
(d) Zonation
 
I have been asked this question by my school principal while I was bunking the class.
 
My question comes from Ecosystem topic in chapter Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

Right answer is (d) Zonation
 
To explain: The horizontal distribution of different species occupying different levels is called zonation. It is a spatial pattern occurring horizontally along the ground. The zones are according to such parameters such as altitude or depth.