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 (ĭn′trə-spĭ-sĭf′ĭk) also in·tra·spe·cies (-spē′shēz, -sēz)
Arising or occurring within a species: intraspecific competition.
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Adj.1.intraspecies - arising or occurring within a species; involving the members of one species; "intraspecific competition"
interspecies, interspecific - arising or occurring between species; "an interspecific hybrid"
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According to genetic similarity and intraspecies differentiation, the sixteen Mycoplasma isolates were grouped into two main different clusters with about 60% genetic similarity.
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A prerequisite would be to collect additional populations of this nematode in order to capture the intraspecies variation before designing primers.
naja venom on vital organs, the data records do not reveal sufficient evidence to support the factors of intraspecies variability due to location of origin.