Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Kontext: Evolution

species

A group of populations whose members interbreed or potentially interbreed with each other in nature. They share a common reservoir of genes, called a gene pool

Literatur

Barlow, George W.. 2002. "The Cichlid Fishes (Nature's Grand Experiment in Evolution)". Perseus Publishing. pp. 352 pp. ISBN: 9780738203768 (crc03927) (Kurzfassung)

Abbreviation: sp

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