food chain

A group of organisms in which each member of the group feeds upon the one below it and is in turn eaten by the organism above it in the chain….


Pertaining to nutrition or to a position in a food web, food chain, or food pyramid….

List of Biology Words Starting with F

…(FISH) fluorescence microscopy Fluoroscopy fluorouracil focus map Fokker-Planck equation folate coenzymes Food and Drug Administration (FDA) food chain food web footprinting Forbes disease force forebrain Forensics formaldehyde formula unit formula weight formylmethionine (fmet) forward genetics forward mutation fosmid founder cells founder effect Fourier transform ion cyclotron resonance mass spectrometry Fourier transfo…


An organism which eats other organisms to get their food. A primary consumer is the first consumer in the chain, followed by the secondary consumer, tertiary consumer etc….