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Explain different types of interspecific interactions.

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(1) Beneficial interaction:-

  • The interspecific interaction which is beneficial to both the species is called mutualism.
  • Beneficial to one, but neutral to other. 
  • Commensalism

(2) Detrimental interaction:-

  • Competition is the type of interaction that is detrimental to both the species.
  • Parasitism- Beneficial to one and detrimental to the other. 
  • Amensatism – Detrimental to one and neutral to the other.

(3) Neutral interaction:-

Commensalism is a type in which interaction is detrimental one and beneficial to the other.

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