articles

A tick that is sucking blood from an elephant is an example of parasitism in the savanna. The tick is a parasite that is taking advantage of its host, and using its host for nutrients. More »

www.reference.com Science Biology

One example of parasitism is when a tick draws blood from a deer to survive. Parasitism represents a relationship between two species in which one of the animals (or plants) obtains a benefit at the expense of another. More »

www.reference.com Science Biology

One common example of a parasite in the marine biome, according to the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, is the larval round worm. The marine biome contains a huge range of parasites, which are living organisms... More »

www.reference.com Pets & Animals Marine Life
similar articles

An example of parasitism in the rainforest is leeches and any animal. Leeches are parasites, attaching to and feeding off of the blood of animals. According to parasitic relationships, this benefits the leeches while har... More »

www.reference.com Science Biology

One example of parasitism is when a tick draws blood from a deer to survive. Parasitism represents a relationship between two species in which one of the animals (or plants) obtains a benefit at the expense of another. More »

www.reference.com Science Biology

One example of parasitism in the rain forest involves botfly larvae living and feeding off the flesh of the jaguar. This is a parasitic relationship because it benefits only one member, the botfly larvae, while harming t... More »

www.reference.com Science Biology

An example of a parasitism relationship is that of ticks, fleas, lice or leeches on a host such as a human or dog. A parasitism relationship is where one of two plants or animals gains at the expense the other without ki... More »

www.reference.com Science Biology