allopatry


allopatry
n. [Gr. allos, other; patrios, father land]
Populations separated by spatial barriers preventing gene flow. allopatric a; see sympatry.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • allopatry — al·lop·a·try …   English syllables

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