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A sequence of organisms on successive trophic levels within a community, through which energy is transferred by feeding; energy enters the food chain during fixation by primary producers (mainly green plants) and passes to the herbivores (primary consumers) and then to the carnivores (secondary and tertiary consumers). (Source: GEMET/LBC)


Broader: food

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chaîne alimentaire
пищевая цепь
cadena alimentaria
Chinese, Simplified
السلسلة الغذائية

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with food chain

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Stockholm Convention