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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Insect_ecology

Decomposer insects are ones that feed on dead or rotten bodies of plant or animal life. These insects are called saprophages and ...

projects.ncsu.edu/cals/course/ent425/library/tutorials/ecology/decomposers.html

Mar 25, 2016 ... Insect Decomposers ... distinct preferences for particular types of manure: the species associated with horse manure, for example, may be quite ...

www.eulesstx.gov/composting/bc_physical.htm

The larger fauna in the heap include mites, millipedes, centipedes, sow bugs, ... Soil ecologist Dr. Daniel L. Dindal gives an example in Ecology of Compost:.

www.qrg.northwestern.edu/projects/marssim/simhtml/info/whats-a-decomposer.html

Decomposers and scavengers break down dead plants and animals. They also break down the waste (poop) of other organisms. Decomposers are very ...

citadel.sjfc.edu/students/naa07113/e-port/decomposers.html

What is a decomposer? Decomposers are the last stop on the food chain, they eat the things no one else wants to. Decomposers many times eat dead things ...

pdfs.semanticscholar.org/f2cb/680289c1ab2c1099ddec4269fe19514580f4.pdf

true decomposers. The action of the larvae of flies and other insects, for example, produces liquefaction of corpse tissues, preparing the substratum for the ...

webapp1.dlib.indiana.edu/virtual_disk_library/index.cgi/4928836/FID1596/html/biores/insect/intext.htm

In both terrestrial and freshwater aquatic ecosystems, insect decomposers are ... the most dramatic example of the importance of insect decomposition comes ...

extension.entm.purdue.edu/radicalbugs/index.php?page=importance_of_insects

More than 1.5 million species of insects have been named. This is three ... Insects are very important as primary or secondary decomposers. Without insects to ...

articles.extension.org/pages/18905/decomposers-in-organic-farming-systems

Mar 12, 2010 ... Decomposers contribute to the cycling of nutrients in the soil in several ways. ... decomposers are often eaten by other arthropods, for example spiders, and ... Ecological Understanding of Insects in Organic Farming Systems ...