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Why herbivores also known as first order consumers?
Organisms which take their food prepared by plants and plants products are called herbivores. These are the organisms that cannot make their own food. So they depend directly on green plants for food and then are referred to as first or primary order consumers. Herbivorous animals like elephant, camel, cow, buffalo, deer, sheep, goat, rabbit etc. are the first order consumers.
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