History of Ecological Sciences, Part 52: Symbiosis Studies

@article{Egerton2015HistoryOE,
  title={History of Ecological Sciences, Part 52: Symbiosis Studies},
  author={Frank N. Egerton},
  journal={Bulletin of The Ecological Society of America},
  year={2015},
  volume={96},
  pages={80-139}
}
  • F. Egerton
  • Published 2015
  • Education
  • Bulletin of The Ecological Society of America
Symbiosis is a term that identifies persistent relationships between species, according to Surindar Paracer and Vernon Ahmadjian (2000:6). Their textbook discussed three kinds: commensalism, mutualism, and parasitism. Other kinds that some authors have identified, phoresis and inquilinism, they considered forms of commensalism. They also mentioned that some investigators have considered predation as a kind of symbiosis; they do not mention competition, which is often a persistent relationship… 
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