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an organism belonging to the same species as another organism

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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.
Close examination of the male terminalia of this specimen, in direct comparison to the types, reveals its conspecificity with C.
771-73 (for the latest word on such matters as the conspecificity of Herpestes javanicus and H.
For example, some biologists view distinctive coloration and ornament in animals as a signal of conspecificity (animals of the same species) and therefore as a means of avoiding mating with non-specifics (animals of other species).
laxa is from the Society Islands; however, the conspecificity of material from Hawaii is in doubt.
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