Flashcards in 15: Mutualism, Commensalism, & Ammensalism Deck (7)
a relationship between two species that benefits both species. most organisms on earth have a mutualistic relationship with another species
Reasons for Mutualism
when the resource supplied by the mutualistic interaction is required for survival
A relationship between two species that benefits one species and has no impact on the other. much rarer in nature than mutualism.
this can be a slippery slope that can quickly lead to competition