What kind of interaction is mutualism?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

What kind of interaction is mutualism?
 
(a) Negative Interspecific
 
(b) Positive Intraspecific
 
(c) Negative Intraspecific
 
(d) Positive Interspecific
 
I got this question during an online exam.
 
I would like to ask this question from Population Interactions-1 in portion Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

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Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Correct choice is (d) Positive Interspecific
 
Best explanation: Mutualism is a positively directed interspecific relationship. It is a biological interaction between organisms of different species in which each individual receives the benefit.