Parasitism is a form of symbiosis that occurs between a parasite and its host. The parasite is the organism that generally... Read More
Organisms depend on different sources of food to survive. Larger organisms like plants make their own food (autotrophs) and... Read More
noun, plural: facultative parasites
An organism that lives independent of a host but may occasionally be... Read More
noun, plural: parasites
An organism that obtains nourishment and shelter on another... Read More
(1) Not compulsory; not restricting.
(2) Of, or relating to, mental faculty.
(biology) Capable of... Read More
What is symbiosis? Symbiosis can be defined as any kind of relationship or interaction between two... Read More
Mutualistic Symbiosis Definition
In order to understand what a mutualistic symbiotic relationship means, we will break down... Read More
What is mutualism? In biology and ecology, a mutualism is a form of symbiosis that is characterized by... Read More
By: Maria Victoria Gonzaga
In the previous lesson, we learned what a population is, its attributes, and processes... Read More
(general) Compulsory; restricted to a set of parameters or conditions; having no alternative system or... Read More