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    Hey guys,

    I was wondering if someone could confirm for me that decomposers secrete enzymes onto dead organic matter and use it as an energy source...

    Whereas detritivores actually consume dead organic matter as a food source.

    Thanks in advance.

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    Detritivores are detritus feeders e.g dung flies. That means they actually consume the detritus, or organic matter. The decomposers break down organic matters enzymatically and then absorb (and assimilate) the results.
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    Great. Thanks for your help.

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