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what is biodiversity
the totality of the different forms of life that currently inhabit the planet
what is genetic diversity
the global gene pool
what is species diversity
the taxonomic diversity of life
what is ecosystem diversity
the variety of biotic communities
what are species-poor lineages
organisms with few close relatives. once they go extinct, the lineage is lost
what happened on easter island
the natives used up all the wood from trees to finish the statues to the point they had do more wood for fuel/structures so they left the island bc it was inhabitable
what are invasive species
non native (exotic) species overrun native species