Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Sympatry

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_3065

From Greek: sym, syn s= together; Latin: patria = homeland. Occurrence of 2 species within the same geographic zone or the same habitat.

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