Who formulated the ecological pyramids?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

Who formulated the ecological pyramids?
 
(a) Charles Darwin
 
(b) Raymond Lindemann
 
(c) Charles Elton
 
(d) Gregor Mendel
 
I got this question at a job interview.
 
I’d like to ask this question from Ecological Pyramids in portion Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

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Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

The correct answer is (c) Charles Elton
 
Explanation: In 1927, Charles Elton formulated ecological pyramids. A graphical illustration of the link (producers forming the bottom and top carnivores forming the tip) between the individuals present in various trophic levels of a food chain is called an ecological pyramid.