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Danum Valley
A biome is a formation of plants and animals that have common characteristics due to similar...

*Danum Valley* A biome is a formation of plants and animals that have common characteristics due to similar climates and can be found over a range of continents. Spanning continents, Biomes are distinct biological communities that have formed in response to a shared physical climate. Biomes are distinct from habitats, because any biome can comprise a variety of habitats. A biome contrasts with ...

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Danum Valley, Borneo
Although not as nutritious as other organs such as fruit, leaves provide a food...

*Danum Valley, Borneo* Although not as nutritious as other organs such as fruit, leaves provide a food source for many organisms. The leaf is a vital source of energy production for the plant, and plants have evolved protection against animals that consume leaves, such as tannins, chemicals which hinder the digestion of proteins and have an unpleasant taste. Animals that are specialized to eat ...

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