What are the destinations of the organic material fabricated by the producers?

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Part of the organic material synthesized by the producers is consumed as energy source for the metabolism of the own producer individual. The other part is incorporated (into the body) and becomes available to heterotrophic beings of the ecosystem. In each following trophic level part of the organic material is used in the metabolism of the individuals of the level, the other part is eliminated as waste and only a fraction is incorporated and becomes available as food for the following level. 

Dipti KC
May 28, 2023
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