conspecific

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj conspecific belonging to the same species "cultivated cabbage and wild cabbage are conspecific"
    • n conspecific an organism belonging to the same species as another organism
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Conspecific Of the same species.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • conspecific Belonging to the same species; more particularly, having the character of a conspecies.
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Usage

In literature:

Conspecificity of two pocket mice, Perognathus goldmani and P. artus.
"Mammals of Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado" by Sydney Anderson
Conspecificity of two pocket mice, Perognathus goldmani and P. artus.
"The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michoacán, México" by William E. Duellman
Shannon (1956:41) discussed the debated issue whether or not the lygosome skinks of the New and Old worlds are conspecific.
"Some Reptiles and Amphibians from Korea" by Robert G Webb
Wolf 1053 was never seen less than 80 yards from another wolf, and there was no evidence that she ever associated with a conspecific.
"Ecological Studies of the Timber Wolf in Northeastern Minnesota" by L. David Mech
Neill (1951:15) considered all American forms conspecific.
"North American Recent Soft-shelled Turtles (Family Trionychidae)" by Robert G. Webb
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