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The ecosystem of a pond is referred as

A. Lotic

B. Lentic

C. Xeric

D. Benthic

Answer: Option B

Solution(By Examveda Team)

A pond or lake ecosystem includes biotic (living) plants, animals and micro-organisms, as well as abiotic (nonliving) physical and chemical interactions. Pond and lake ecosystems are a prime example of lentic ecosystems. Lentic refers to stationary or relatively still water, from the Latin lentus, which means sluggish.

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