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Question

Epiphytes growing on the branches of trees provide an example of the relationship known as?

Options

A)
parasitism
B)
commensalism
C)
saprophytism
D)
holophytism

The correct answer is B.

Explanation:

Commensalism is a type of symbiosis, specifically, a biological relationship in which one specie benefits from an interaction, while the host species is neither positively or negatively affected to any tangible degree.


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  • Commensalism is a type of symbiosis, specifically, a biological relationship in which one specie benefits from an interaction, while the host species is neither positively or negatively affected to any tangible degree.