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con·spe·cif·ic

(kon'spe-sif'ik),
Of the same species.
[L. con-, with, + specific]

conspecific

(kŏn′spĭ-sĭf′ĭk)
adj.
Of or belonging to the same species.
n.
An organism belonging to the same species as another.

conspecific

(of animals or plants) belonging to the same species.
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The advantage of employing a molecular approach is that it can both determine conspecificity of dramatically different morphological forms, and separate morphologically similar cryptic species (Larsen 2001; Larsen et al.
diversity: molecular evidence of conspecificity within four previously presumed species.
DISCUSSION--Previous studies based on morphology, allozymes, karyology, and sequence data of the genus Perognathus have resulted in mixed conclusions regarding the conspecificity of P.
1978.- Larval foodplant records for Papilio zelicaon in the western United States and further evidence of the conspecificity of P.
We believe that the best way to obtain a more balanced view of this problem will be through the publication not only of molecular systematics papers demonstrating hidden species, but also of those presenting genetic evidence of conspecificity between colour morphs.
Close examination of the male terminalia of this specimen, in direct comparison to the types, reveals its conspecificity with C.

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