Biological specificity

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In biology, biological specificity is the tendency of a characteristic such as a behavior or a biochemical variation to occur in a particular species.wikipedia
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Interspecies communication

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Whether heterospecific understanding is a learned behavior or not is unclear.

Biology

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In biology, biological specificity is the tendency of a characteristic such as a behavior or a biochemical variation to occur in a particular species.

Behavior

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In biology, biological specificity is the tendency of a characteristic such as a behavior or a biochemical variation to occur in a particular species.

Biomolecule

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In biology, biological specificity is the tendency of a characteristic such as a behavior or a biochemical variation to occur in a particular species.

Species

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In biology, biological specificity is the tendency of a characteristic such as a behavior or a biochemical variation to occur in a particular species. Two or more individual organisms, populations, or taxa are conspecific if they belong to the same species.

Linus Pauling

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Biochemist Linus Pauling stated that "Biological specificity is the set of characteristics of living organisms or constituents of living organisms of being special or doing something special. Each animal or plant species is special. It differs in some way from all other species... biological specificity is the major problem about understanding life."

Intraspecific antagonism

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Organism

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Two or more individual organisms, populations, or taxa are conspecific if they belong to the same species.

Population

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Two or more individual organisms, populations, or taxa are conspecific if they belong to the same species.

Taxon

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Two or more individual organisms, populations, or taxa are conspecific if they belong to the same species.

Sperm precedence

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This is known as conspecific sperm precedence, or conspecific pollen precedence in plants.

Opposite (semantics)

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The antonym of conspecificity is the term heterospecificity: two individuals are heterospecific if they are considered to belong to different biological species.

Genus

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Congeners are organisms within the same genus.

Evolutionary biology

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* Evolutionary biology

Caryocar brasiliense

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Caryocar brasiliense, known as pequi or "souari nut", like its congeners, is an edible fruit popular in some areas of Brazil, especially in Brazil's central-west region.

Social defeat

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Social defeat is a concept used in the study of the physiological and behavioral effects of hostile interactions among either conspecific animals, or humans, in either a dyadic or in a group-individual context, potentially generating very significant consequences in terms of control over resources, access to mates and social positions.

Tundra swan

Bewick's swanCygnus columbianuswhistling swan
The two taxa within it are usually regarded as conspecific, but are also sometimes split into two species: Bewick's swan (Cygnus bewickii) of the Palaearctic and the whistling swan (''C.

Northern crested caracara

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It was formerly considered conspecific with the southern caracara (''C.