Reproductive Strategies and Parasites

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Reproduction
The ability to produce other individuals of the same species.
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Fertilisation
The fusion of the haploid sperm and haploid egg to produce a diploid zygote.
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Parasite
An organism that lives in/on another organism and derives its nourishment from the organism.
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What does a Tapeworm cause?
Cysts in the brain.
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Tapeworm Adaptions
Large SA:V ratio, infection via raw pork, hooks and suckers, enzyme resistant outer skin, low variation, secretes chemicals to suppress immune system.
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Fertilisation

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The fusion of the haploid sperm and haploid egg to produce a diploid zygote.

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Parasite

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What does a Tapeworm cause?

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Tapeworm Adaptions

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