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Descriptor in English: Ecotype
Descriptor in Spanish: Ecotipo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ecótipo
Descriptor in French: Écotype
Entry term(s): Ecotypes
Tree number(s): G05.695.200
G16.500.275.157.049.230
N06.230.124.049.230
Scope note: Geographic variety, population, or race, within a species, that is genetically adapted to a particular habitat. An ecotype typically exhibits phenotypic differences but is capable of interbreeding with other ecotypes.
History Note: 2012
See also the descriptors: Gene-Environment Interaction MeSH
DeCS UI: 54803
Descriptor UI: D060146
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Ecotype - Preferred
Concept UI M0552996
Scope note Geographic variety, population, or race, within a species, that is genetically adapted to a particular habitat. An ecotype typically exhibits phenotypic differences but is capable of interbreeding with other ecotypes.
Preferred term Ecotype
Entry term(s) Ecotypes



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