animal community

animal community

[′an·ə·məl kə′myü·nəd·ē]
(ecology)
An aggregation of animal species held together in a continuous or discontinuous geographic area by ties to the same physical environment, mainly vegetation.
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Retailers Helping the Animal Community Important to some Shoppers
He has to defend his animal community though, as the farmers retaliate.
The contract is for the operation of the service to Quimper pound animal community, including the capture of stray animals (dogs, cats and other domestic and wild animals in captivity or domesticated), on the territory of the agglomeration (Quimper , Ergue-Gaberic, Locronan, Ploneis, Pluguffan, Plomelin, and Guengat Plogonnec) deposition in the premises of the pound, shelter and return or transfer to animal welfare organizations or euthanasia, as well as the collection of dead animals on the highway and disposal, in compliance with legislative requirements, regulations and agreements.
This is a virus that is in the animal community, and it has been for eons," said Dr.
Many ecosystem services are tightly linked to particular regions, landscapes, and plant and animal community types, and their spatial patterns.
New species are regularly added to the aquatic animal community with recent additions being the exquisite Scalloped Hammerhead Sharks and Silver Tip Sharks.
The ranch's animal community also includes a very special member: Fudge, the orphan goat.
He's got such a big following, he doesn't realize how big the animal community is so you can image how disappointed everyone is.
Fox, meanwhile, has endangered not only his beloved family, but the whole animal community.
His actions endanger the whole animal community as three evil farmers - Boggis, Bunce and Bean - plot to capture and kill Mr Fox at any cost.
Soon he slips back into his old ways as a sneaky chicken thief and in doing so, endangers not only his beloved family, but the whole animal community.
Soon he slips back into his old ways as a sneaky chicken thief and, in doing so, endangers his beloved family and the whole animal community.