Question 49 of 82

The population of an insect species shows an explosive increase in numbers during rainy season followed by its disappearence at the end of the season. What does this show?

(a) S-shaped or sigmoid growth of this insect

(b) The food plants mature and die at the end of the rainy season

(c) Its population growth curve is of J-type

(d) The population of its predators increases enormously