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symbionts
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
An organism that is associated with an organism of another species and participating in a beneficial symbiotic relationship.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/37082.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/37082
Used For
symbiotes
Broader Term
trophic relationships
Narrower Term
endosymbionts
microsymbionts
Related Term
chemosymbiosis
host range
hosts
inoculum
symbiosis
Spanish
simbiótico
Term Number
37082