Definitions for ectosymbiosis
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A form of symbiosis in which a partner (the ectosymbiont) remains on the surface of its host
Ectosymbiosis is symbiosis in which the symbiont lives on the body surface of the host, including internal surfaces such as the lining of the digestive tube and the ducts of glands.
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