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Descriptor English: Sympatry
Descriptor Spanish: Simpatría
Descriptor Portuguese: Simpatria
Descriptor French: Sympatrie
Entry term(s): Species, Sympatric
Specy, Sympatric
Sympatric Species
Sympatric Specy
Sympatries
Tree number(s): G05.910
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D061350
Scope note: In evolutionary theory, overlapping geographic distribution of diverging species. In sympatric GENETIC SPECIATION, genetic diversion occurs without geographic separation.
Annotation: for sympatric speciation, coordinate with GENETIC SPECIATION
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: 2012
History Note: 2012
DeCS ID: 54805
Unique ID: D061350
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Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Sympatry - Preferred
Concept UI M0557067
Scope note In evolutionary theory, overlapping geographic distribution of diverging species. In sympatric GENETIC SPECIATION, genetic diversion occurs without geographic separation.
Preferred term Sympatry
Entry term(s) Sympatries
Sympatric Species - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0557068
Preferred term Sympatric Species
Entry term(s) Species, Sympatric
Specy, Sympatric
Sympatric Specy



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