• Definition for "allopatric"
    • Ecology Occurring in individual, nonoverlapping geographical places. Often…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "allopatric"
    • The process that von Buch described…
    • View More
  • Cross Reference for "allopatric"
  • Same Context for "allopatric"

allopatric definition

  • adjective:
    • Ecology Occurring in individual, nonoverlapping geographical places. Often used of communities of related organisms incapable of crossbreed because of geographic split.
    • not-living in the same area; geographically isolated and thus struggling to crossbreed
    • (of biological species or speciation) occurring in areas isolated geographically from another
53 votes

How would you define allopatric?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!