MBCB Challenge Questions
Chapter 10 Symbiotic
the following questions and answer them thoroughly.
1. Support or refute this metaphor: The giant clam, Tridacna gigas, is a gardener. Discuss
anemone fish capable of hiding in the stinging tentacles of their hiosts without
being stung? Provide, in your
essay, a brief review of the experimental evidence that supports this view.
ways are the symbiotic algae passed from one generation to the next?
happens to the coral-algae symbiosis when the coral are starved?
coral bleaching? Discuss this
phenomenon in relation to global warming.
there fewer symbiotic relationships in freshwater than in marine systems?