Examples of Tertiary Consumers?


Tertiary consumers are animals and plants that feed on secondary consumers in a food chain. Secondary consumers are usually omnivores (both animals and plants eaters) and carnivores (meat-eaters). They feed on primary consumers in a food chain.
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tertiary consumer
a carnivore at the topmost level in a food chain that feeds on other carnivores; an animal that feeds only on secondary consumers.
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A tertiary consumer refers to a carnivore that is at the top of the food chain and only eats other carnivores. These animals only feed only on secondary consumers and are normally the top most predators in any ecosystem.
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