What Are Some Examples of Parasitism?


A parasitism is the relation of two different kinds of organisms. One receives benefits by causing damage to the other. Some examples would be a tick feeding on a dog, a mosquito feeding on a human or a leech feeding on a human. You can find more information here: http://www.cbu.edu/˜seisen/ExamplesOfParasitism.htm
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Parasitism is a relationship between organisms of different species where one organism, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other.
Viruses, infectious bacteria, flatwors, fleas, lice, mites, and fungi can all be parasites.
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