Denotes a closely allied group of plants within a genus which have unique characteristics that breed true to type from seed
A group of related organisms which are capable of interbreeding.
One kind of plant of animal. Abbreviated as sp. singular and spp. plural. Spp. following genus name means that a number of species of that genus are indicated.
The fundamental category used in the taxonomic classification of living organisms which ranks below genus. It is generally the final category and is composed of individuals having common characteristics which distinguish them from other categories, eg. two of the species of the genus Bos are Bos taurus (temperate-type cattle) and Bos indicus (zebu-type cattle)....
Group of organisms with common or similar characteristics and capable of inter breeding.
Species is an older English word meaning `external form or appearance`. In Christianity, when the wine is turned into blood, it is believed to literally become blood, which then retains only the species of the wine, meaning the appearance, taste, smell and feel of the wine. ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Species_(Christianity)
a group of closely related individuals that have the potential to reproduce with each other; a unit of classification.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20003
groups of actually or potentially interbreeding populations that are reproductively isolated from other such groups. The lowest taxonomic rank and presumably only real taxonomic unit in nature.
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This is a group of plants that have common characteristics. It is a basic unit of plant classification.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20077
Distinct kinds of individual plants or animals that have common traits and share a common name.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20085
1. A reproductively isolated aggregate of interbreeding organisms having common attributes and usually designated by a common name.2. An organism belonging to belonging to such a category. Found on http://www.epa.gov/OCEPAterms/
A classification of related organisms that can freely interbreed.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20095
The basic category of biological classification, displaying a high degree of mutual similarity determined by a consensus of informed opinion; a subcategory of genus. Found on http://ppathw3.cals.cornell.edu/glossary/Defs_S.htm
A population or group of populations that are in reproductive contact but are reproductively isolated from all other populations Found on http://life.bio.sunysb.edu/marinebio/glossary.rs.html
A biological classification that combines organisms sharing common characteristics and are able to mate and produce fertile offspring.
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- (biology) taxonomic group whose members can interbreed 2. [n] - a specific kind of somethingFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=species
are usually described as a group of organisms that reproduce only with themselves. It has also been heard to be described as a 'concept of a good taxonomists mind'
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A group of organisms that share similar characteristics and can interbreed with one another to produce fertile offspring
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See chemical species.Found on http://www.chem.qmul.ac.uk/iupac/gtpoc/SaSp.html
the basic unit of taxonomy. A species is defined as a group of individuals that are genetically related and can interbreed to produce fertile young of the same kindFound on http://www.sedgwickmuseum.org/education/glossary.html
A group of organisms capable of interbreeding freely with each other but not with members of other species. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20945
Spe'cies noun sing. & plural
[ Latin , a sight, outward appearance, shape, form, a particular sort, kind, or quality, a species. See Spice
, and confer Specie
Visible or sensible presentation; appearance; a sensible percept rec...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/157
A taxonomic category subordinate to a genus (or subgenus) and superior to a subspecies or variety, composed of individuals possessing common characters distinguishing them from other categories of individuals of the same taxonomic level. In taxonomic nomenclature, species are designated by the genus name followed by a Latin or Latinised adjective o...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
a specific kind of something; `a species of molecule`; `a species of villainy`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=species
(spe´shēz) (spe´sēz) a taxonomic category subordinate to a genus (or subgenus) and superior to a subspecies or variety; composed of individuals similar in certain morphologic and physiologic characteristics. type species the original species from which the...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (n.) Visible or sensible presentation; appearance; a sensible percept received by the imagination; an image. • (n.) Coin, or coined silver, gold, ot other metal, used as a circulating medium; specie. • (n.) A sort; a kind; a variety; as, a species of low cunning; a species of generosity; a species of cloth. • (n.) A group of i...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/species/
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