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Decomposers break down the complex organic matter into inorganic substances like carbon dioxide, water and nutrients. This process is called decomposition. Examples – bacteria, fungi, etc
Detritivores are the organisms which break down detritus (dead remains of plants and animals) into smaller particles. This process is called fragmentation. Examples – earthworm, sea cucumbers, etc.
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