Biology 2010 Student Edition

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 9780133669510
ISBN 13: 978-0-13366-951-0

Chapter 27, Animal Systems I - Assessment - 27.1 Feeding and Digestion - Understand Key Concepts/Think Critically - Page 802: 2



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Detritivores are organisms that feed on detritus, plants and animals that have decayed. Additionally, detritivores also consume organisms such as bacteria and algae that live on the detritus. Detritivores include earthworms and crustaceans.
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