Biology (11th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 1-25918-813-2
ISBN 13: 978-1-25918-813-8

Chapter 58 - The Biosphere - Figure 58.9 - Data Analysis: 1

Answer

From those figures, the mean annual temperature varies widely among biomes with ample precipitation, and favorable temperatures are needed for photosynthesis.

Work Step by Step

With the same level of rainfall, tropical rainforest will outperform taiga (see Fig. 58.8) in primary production due to the even, warm/hot temperature in the rainforest.
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