Meaning of SPECIES in English

SPECIES

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ living

▪ extinct

▪ common

▪ exotic , rare

▪ different , distinct

▪ new

She identified and described 998 new ~ of crab.

▪ related

closely related ~ of beetle

▪ native , non-native

▪ alien

▪ invasive

the threat posed by non-native invasive ~

▪ wild

▪ dominant

▪ endangered , imperilled/imperiled ( esp. AmE ), threatened

▪ protected

▪ animal , bird , fish , insect , mammal , mammalian , plant , tree , etc.

The area is rich in different plant ~.

▪ human

the development of the human ~

SPECIES + VERB

▪ be found , grow , live , occur

Similar ~ of fish occur in Mongolia.

▪ become extinct , be threatened with extinction , die out , go extinct

▪ survive

PREPOSITION

▪ ~ of

a native ~ of fish

PHRASES

▪ a member of a ~

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