Evolution of situation-dependent mutualism

Shin Fukui*, Atsushi Yamauchi

*Corresponding author for this work

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In nature, we can find an organism plays a mutualistic role on its partner species in a particular situation even though it is parasite in essence. What condition realizes such a flexible symbiotic system? To answer this question, we conducted the simulation using dual-lattice model.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)179-180
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Plant Interactions
Issue number2-3
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Jun
Externally publishedYes


  • Dual-lattice model
  • Evolution
  • Mutualism
  • Parasitism

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Plant Science
  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics


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