. The detritus food chain begins with


A: primary producers

B: primary consumers

C: secondary consumers

D: dead organic matter

 

 

Best Answer

Explanation :- 

Detritus food chain is a type of food chain which starts with dead organic matter.

Primary producers are the food producing organisms. Ex- Autotrophs

Primary consumers are those organisms who feed on primary producers. Ex- Insects, termites etc.

Secondary consumers are those organisms who feed on primary consumers, Ex- Frog,snakes etc.

Final answer :- 

The correct answer is dead organic matter, i.e option (D).

 

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