Here is a list of some words you will come
across reading about endangered wildlife.
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a link to a more complete one.
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Biology the study of life
Botany the study of plants
Zoology the study of animals
Entomology the study of insects
Herpetology the study of reptiles and amphibians
Ichthyology the study of fish
Mammalogy the study of mammals
Ornithology the study of birds
Species a group of similar animals or plants capable of interbreeding
Ecology the study of the interrelations of plants, animals and their surroundings
Ecosystem the interrelating plants, animals and surroundings in a given area
Habitat the natural home of a plant or animal
Biodiversity variability between organisms – within species, between species and between ecosystems

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