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A species of moss is only found in Amazonian rainforest canopies. Researchers conducted transplant experiments with the moss, moving individuals to other habitats, such as the forest floor and understory, and found that the moss can only survive in the canopy. Also​, the researchers discovered that the presence and absence of the moss in the canopy had no effect on the survival or reproduction of the host trees in which it is found.

What is the BEST term to describe the moss's relationship with the canopy trees on which it is found?

A

Mutualism.

B

Commensalism.

C

Parasitism.

D

Amensalism.

E

Interspecific competition.

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