Tropical Savanna By: Alexis Macri
Average Precipitation: 50- 130 cm per year • Temperature range: 20 C – 30C • Plants species: grasses and scattered trees • Animal species: lions, hyenas, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, zebras, birds, and insects. • Geographical location: Africa, south America, Australia, • Abiotic Factors: Summers are hot and rainy, winters are cool and dry.
Producers 1. CynodonDactylon 2. Jarrah 3. Baobab 4. Candelabra Tree 5. Jackalberry 6. Elephant grass 7. Magnolia tree 8. Acacia 9. Lemon Grass
Consumers • Lion • Zebra • Giraffe • Cheetah • Hyena
Predator/Prey Relationships • One example of a predator/prey relationship in a Savanna is between a lion and a Zebra.
For more information on a Savanna check • http://nationalzoo.si.edu/animals/africansavanna/default.cfm out
Endangered Species • The African elephant’s natural habitat is forested savanna. Poaching for ivory is the primary cause of its endangered status.
Cool Fact (; • One cool fact that I learned about a Savanna is that the African Elephant is an endangered species.