Essays Tagged: "Coevolution"

Predator/Prey relationships. In depth view of predator prey relationships. Covers mutualism, defense mechanisms, and coevolution.

In depth view of predator prey relationships. Covers mutualism, defense mechanisms, and coevolution. Good paper, needs grammatical workThe relationship between predators and their prey is ... e receives carbohydrates from the plant.Mutualistic partners have obtained many adaptations through coevolution. Coevolution has led to a synchronized life cycle between many organisms and through mut ... t of resistance to a parasite leads to the evolution of the parasite. This polymorphism is known as coevolution. Nitecki uses grass as a simple example of this phenomenon(1983). Grass evolves a resist ...

(17 pages) 227 0 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Animal Behavior

individual. Pheromones, that are chemicals used for communication, mimicry, which is an example of coevolution, or the evolution of one species in response to new adaptations that appear in another s ...

(2 pages) 58 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Factors of Parasitic Virulence.

experiment withDaphnia magna, necessitate a synthesis of traditionally discretefactors to predict a coevolutionary outcome. Authors prone tohabitually use the word decrease before the word virulence a ... lations over evolutionarytime, favoring an equilibrium level of virulence (Lenski and May1994).DOES COEVOLUTION DETERMINE VIRULENCE?Incongruent evolution is the colonization of a new host speciesby a ...

(7 pages) 54 0 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays