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  1. Tropical Rainforest Biome Tonya RItter

  2. Map of the Tropical Rainforest

  3. Locations of the Tropical Rainforest • Amazon River Basin (Northern South America) • Central America • Congo River Basin (Western Africa) • Madagascar • Southeast Asia • Australia

  4. Climate • Very humid • Temperature never goes below 32˚ F, because the plants would die • About 250 cm of rain per year • Average temperature is about 77˚ F

  5. Plants in the Tropical Rainforest Bougainvillea Coconut Tree Bengal Bamboo Jambu Curare Leaf

  6. Animals in Tropical Rainforest Chimpanzee Red-ShankedDoucLangur Slender Loris Jambu Fruit Dove Toco Toucan

  7. Food Web

  8. Symbiotic Relationships Water Lily Beetle Moth Sloth Mutualism: The flower lives to produce nectar, and the beetle eats the nectar to survive. Commensalism: The moth eats the algae that grows on the sloths fur, but it does not bother the sloth. Fungus Insects Parasitism: The insects eat the fungus, which makes them go insane, and commit suicide.

  9. Co-evolution The Poison Dart Frog evolved to avoid being hunted easily, so in return, this frog evolved as well.

  10. Products from the Tropical Rainforest Chewing Gum Coffee Baby Oil Perfume Shampoo

  11. Threats DEFORESTATION:

  12. Resources • http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/rainforest/Where.shtml • http://meaningofquran.com/viralscript/inc/inc/rainforest%20food%20chains%20and%20food%20webs-70754.html • http://www.saverfn.org/lessonssymb.html • http://lo2fosho.blogspot.com/2011/01/coevolution-in-tropical-rainforest.html • http://www.folklife.si.edu/resources/maroon/foodways/more.htm