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speciation

Saltos de línea: spe¦ci|ation
Pronunciación: /ˌspiːʃɪˈeɪʃ(ə)n
 
, ˌspiːs-/

Definición de speciation en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] Biology
The formation of new and distinct species in the course of evolution.
Example sentences
  • Many of us think of evolution as speciation, but populations of insects evolved resistance without budding into new species.
  • We are the product of a process of speciation, competition, and ecological change.
  • The creation of a new species is known as speciation.

Derivados

speciate

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Example sentences
  • Theory predicts that in rapidly speciating taxa gene genealogies will vary between loci.
  • The organisms were identified and speciated based on colony morphology and biochemical reactions.
  • Certain animals can speciate in under 10 millennia.

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