16. Abiotic factors are the non-living, physical and chemical factors that influence an ecosystem. Which of the
following is not an abiotic factor?
16.) C. Insects
An abiotic factor is a ‘non-living’ part of an ecosystem that shapes its environment. In a terrestrial ecosystem, examples might include temperature, light, and water. In a marine ecosystem, abiotic factors would include salinity and ocean currents. Abiotic and biotic factors work together to create a unique ecosystem.
Hope it helps po ^_^
Pa brainliest po ^_^