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Synonyms for species

a class that is defined by the common attribute or attributes possessed by all its members

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In fact, Congress rejected a proposal to incorporate the biological species concept into the definitional section of the ESA.
Thus there are conflicts between the biological species concept and the phylogenetic species concept.
In particular, I think that the standard objections to the so-called biological species concept (BSC) - the reproductive view of species - are not conclusive grounds for simply rejecting the BSC.
cladistic species, species-as-individuals) or the horizontal dimension (the biological species concept, ecological species) which leads to incomplete and confused ontology.
An original architect of the neo-Darwinian synthesis, Mayr is best known for his formulation of the biological species concept and for the theory of geographic speciation.