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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A tertiary consumer is a carnivore (or omnivore, scavenger) at the top of a food chain. It eats the lower animals. A way to put this is we can number all of the ranks. 1 would be
Primary consumers eat primary producers. Secondary consumers eat primary consumers.
Researchers begin with an idea of what they want to study, for example the moisture content of cheese. The researcher then selects a "population, in this case which exact cheeses
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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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