Defense Mechanisms. Most organisms have adaptations that help protect them against their predators Cacti have thorns Porcupines have quills Monarch butterflies have toxins and protective colouration The interactions between producers and consumers typically result in co-evolution
I’m super venomous!
I’m just faking it!
We’re both poisonous!
But we’re also adorable!
Table 11.2: Interspecific Interactions