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Are parasites asexually or sexually?

A parasite can produce asexually or sexually. The reproduction of the parasite depends on the type of parasite. The malarial parasite is a sexual and asexual reproducing parasite. A tapeworm buds to reproduce, making it an asexual parasite. A flea… Full Answer

What does a parasite live on?

A parasite lives on or in a host, which it depends on for survival. This relationship can be simply parasitic, where the host does not benefit from the parasite. This relationship may also be symbiotic, in which both the parasite… Full Answer