ecological niche

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Noun1.ecological niche - (ecology) the status of an organism within its environment and community (affecting its survival as a species)
bionomics, environmental science, ecology - the branch of biology concerned with the relations between organisms and their environment
condition, status - a state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"
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The genital econiche: focus on microbiota and bacterial vaginosis.
For example, the keywords in 2002, "Ecology Balance" and "Econiche" were borrowed from Ecology, which was the extension of "Media Ecology System" in 2002.
Pseudoalteromonas has been shown to influence biofilm formation in various marine econiches [61-63] and could indirectly affect the removal of various pollutants such as N[O.sub.2.sup.-]-N.