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Mutualist

mutualist

An organism that lives in symbiotic relationship with another organism, this relationship benefits both partners. Compare: parasite.


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i need help- a science project

mychorrizae occur between the roots of some trees and fungi. It helps them extract water from the ground. I don't see the relation between this mutualist symbiosys and the topic

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by MrMistery
Sun Nov 27, 2005 4:41 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: i need help- a science project
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Symbiotic Relationshsips

There is such a thing as a mutualist symbiosis. Actually some (not very bright) teacher restrict the term symbiosis to this mutualist symbiosis. But simbyosis comes from latin "living together" and is generally used for species that have ...

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by MrMistery
Sun Jun 05, 2005 7:35 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Symbiotic Relationshsips
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Symbiotic Relationshsips

I do not think that is simbiosis. It is simply a mutualist relationship between the 2. But the deffinition of symbiosis is pretty vague so you could consider it that

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by MrMistery
Sat Jun 04, 2005 8:35 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Symbiotic Relationshsips
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