Who are the primary consumers of a biotic community?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

Who are the primary consumers of a biotic community?
 
(a) Omnivores
 
(b) Scavengers
 
(c) Detritivores
 
(d) Herbivores
 
The question was asked in examination.
 
The above asked question is from Ecosystem topic in division Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

Right option is (d) Herbivores
 
Explanation: Herbivores are said to be primary consumers of the biotic community. Producers (green plants) are organisms that make their own food with the help of energy obtained from chemicals or the sun, water, and air. They are also known as autotrophs.