symbiosis

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Synonyms for symbiosis

the relation between two different species of organisms that are interdependent

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polymorpha could be described as a biotrophic symbiosis, where at least one of two involved organisms obtains nutrients from the other (Ahmadjian & Paracer 1986).
Other topics include (for example) global food security; contrasting mechanisms of defense against biotrophic and necrotrophic pathogens; and the commercialization and implementation of biocontrol products.
71:473-527) postulated the trend of biotrophic fungi moving towards necrotrophy based on the expansion of food resources.
Genes responsible for the host specificity in an obliagte biotrophic fungus are unknown.