Defenses against parasites

Parasites reduce growth reproduction survival of host

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Unformatted text preview: will go extinct If parasites cannot counteract these measures, they will lose a host Coevolution between host and parasite Snails and parasite Should parasites track common genotypes? Parasites reduce growth, reproduction, survival of host Can influence also where we find their hosts Ex: American chestnut Pathogens can alter outcome of species interactions Infl...
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