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Earth Science c/o wetlands plants

if purple loosestrife increases and affects other wetland plants where they decrease this is called
1. intraspecific competition
2.  interspecific competiton
c.  commensalism
d.  mutualism
e.  none of these

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intra = within, and inter = between
answer is intraspecific competition because purple loosestrife is a kind of wetland plant and intraspecific is competition WITHIN same species whereas interspecific is competition BETWEEN different species