interspecific interspecific

Definition(s):

  • (adj) arising or occurring between species

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  • Why Sloths Leave the Trees to Poop

    "Important interspecific interactions — between sloths, their moths and algae -— seem to be reinforcing, or even dictating, important aspects of sloth behavior, especially their ritualized behavior of descending the tree to defecate," wildlife ecologist Jonathan Pauli of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, leader of the study published today (Jan. 21) in the journal Proceedings of the Royal ...
    on January 22, 2014     Source: LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News

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