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What type of relationship is this an example of?

Sea anemones contain a venom that is used to sting and paralyze their prey. The clownfish contains an enzyme in their scales that makes them immune to the venom. This allows them to freely live in the sea anemone without being harmed.

This question is part of ecology exam review practice quiz
Asked by Mbromell, Last updated: Aug 10, 2020

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John Adney

John Adney

John Adney
John Adney

Answered Jan 22, 2017

This is an example of commensalism.

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John Smith

John Smith

John Smith
John Smith

Answered Oct 31, 2016

Commensalism
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