Essays Tagged: "Parasitism"

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

nd they need one another or one needs the other to survive. Symbiotic interactions include forms of parasitism, mutualism, and commensalism.The first topic of discussion in symbiosis is parasitism. Pa ... animal or animal of the other population(Boughey 1973). No known organism escapes being a victim of parasitism(Brum 1989).Parasitism is similar to preditation in the sense that the parasite derives no ...

(17 pages) 227 0 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Factors of Parasitic Virulence.

ection. ScientificAmerican. 272Keymer, A. E. and Read, A. F. 1991. Behavioral Ecology: The Impact ofParasitism pp. 37-61 In Parasite-Host Associations: Coexistence orConflict? Toft, C. A. et al. Eds. ... Theoretical Biology. 169:253-265.Milinski, M. 1990. Parasites and Host Decision-Making pp. 95-116 InParasitism and Host Behaviour. Barnard, C. J. and Behnke, J. M. Eds.Taylor & Francis. London.Rea ...

(7 pages) 54 0 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays


organism benefits, the other isneither benefitted or harmed.2. mutualism= both organisms benefit3. parasitism= one organism benefits, the other is harmed*energy flow= 10% is passed on, 90% is wasteda ...

(1 pages) 87 3 2.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Symbiotic Relationships - Mutualism

the crab gets a chance to live because it is safe from other larger sea creatures which feed on it.Parasitism: - In this symbiotic relationship the parasite (eg. Bacteria) inflicts harm upon the prey ...

(2 pages) 22 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Biology Revision

(38 pages) 372 1 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Biology: The Parasite

(5 pages) 15 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology