- existing or occurring within a species.
Also in·tra·spe·cif·ic [in-truh-spi-sif-ik] /ˌɪn trə spɪˈsɪf ɪk/.
Origin of intraspecies
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Intraspecific variation in the subgenus Neotamias is slight, consisting of differences in size.Genera and Subgenera of Chipmunks
John A. White
At present the range of intraspecific variation in the morphology of P4 has not been documented for any species of apatemyid.
- relating to or occurring between members of the same speciesintraspecific competition
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- Arising or occurring within a species or between members of the same species.
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