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Table 4 Relationships among particulars in Scenario 1

From: A realism-based approach to an ontological representation of symbiotic interactions

IUI Relation IUI Temporal region when relation holds Notes
IUI-4 has-participant IUI-1 t3 Ectoparasitism has participant Mr. Jones
IUI-4 has-participant IUI-2 t3 Ectoparasitism has participant the colony of T. rubrum
IUI-4 occurs-in IUI-3 t3 The ectoparasitism occurs in the skin of the posterior part of Mr. Jones’ right elbow
IUI-3 part-of IUI-1 t1 The skin of the posterior part of Mr. Jones’ right elbow is part of Mr. Jones
t3 part-of-occurrent t1 tmax The temporal interval occupied by the ectoparasitism is part of the temporal interval occupied by Mr. Jones existence