Biotic and Abiotic are two factors in an ecosystem.
If we take a pond as an example of an ecosystem that one may easily understand then
1 ) Biotic or living factors in that pond are as follows
Fishes, aquatic plants, algae, snails , slugs , and basically any micro-organisms . Insects that visit the plants / flowers for pollination , fungi that bring about decomposition of dead organic matter are all Biotic factors.
2 ) Abiotic or non-living factors are as follows
Soil or mud at the bottom of the pond, water in the pond , its temperature and pH , the dissolved gases in the water , the Sun shining in the sky and providing light.
Part of Speech:
pertaining to any non-biological factors that play a role in an organism’s environment; non-living environmental factors
Can you give some examples of abiotic factors?
Here are some Abiotic factors :
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