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6.15: Symbiosis

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host (parasitic relationship)

host (parasitic relationship)

Species that is harmed in a parasitic relationship.
parasite

parasite

Species that benefits in a parasitic relationship.
commensalism

commensalism

Symbiotic relationship in which one species benefits while the other species is not affected.
mutualism

mutualism

Type of symbiotic relationship in which both species benefit.
parasitism

parasitism

Symbiotic relationship in which one species benefits while the other species is harmed.
symbiosis

symbiosis

Close relationship between organisms of different species in which at least one of the organisms benefits from the relationship.

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