Who does a pilot fish accompanies for feeding on falling pieces of food?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

Who does a pilot fish accompanies for feeding on falling pieces of food?
 
(a) Shark
 
(b) Hermit crab
 
(c) Dolphin
 
(d) Lobster
 
This question was posed to me in my homework.
 
Asked question is from Population Interactions-2 topic in division Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Correct choice is (a) Shark
 
Best explanation: The pilot fish accompanies a shark for feeding on falling pieces of food. It may also accompany rays or turtles. It is an example of commensalism in which pilot fish gains food without harming another organism.