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interspecific

(ĭn′tər-spĭ-sĭf′ĭk) also

interspecies

(-spē′shēz)
adj.
Arising or occurring between species: interspecific altruism.
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Sapium sebiferum competed interspecifically only with Celtis laevigata at GC2.
Among gastropods, the basic scaling relationships between size and speed, both interspecifically and intraspecifically, are unclear.
This value is consistent with the prediction for cruising flight in aphids, assuming that interspecifically they are geometrically similar in structure and their wing muscles scale with body mass with an exponent [greater than] 1.
Fourth, theoretical work with simple models of competition among neighbors shows that short dispersal causes the formation of clustered and interspecifically segregated spatial patterns (e.
In conclusion, the distribution and morphology or oral denticles in elasmobranchs varies interspecifically, and as a result, denticles may provide different functions.
castaneum is more predatory intraspecifically and interspecifically than T.
1990) observed interspecifically in birds between BMR and heart or kidney masses.
Second, even if they have a potential to become hermaphrodites, the proportion of the dwarf males to actually reach the hermaphroditic stage may also differ intra- or interspecifically depending on demography.
Thus, the fruiting of Carpinus species tended to be synchronized both intra- and interspecifically.
Interspecifically, for example, a 505 g female ruddy duck (Oxyura jamaicensis) and a 1660 g female king eider (Somateria spectabilis) both lay eggs of about 73 g.
Because each of the morphological variables increases interspecifically with body size, and because we were primarily interested in shape differences independent of size, we removed the effects of body size by regressing (least-squares regression) each variable on SVL and calculated residuals.
fortis or possibly an unidentified hybrid, mated both interspecifically and intraspecifically and also produced five recruits.